Qur’anic cosmology the theme for next year’s Goshen Religion and Science Conference

The speaker for the 2018 Goshen Religion and Science Conference at Goshen College is Dr. Muzaffar Iqbal, founder and president of the Center for Islamic Sciences in Canada. Dates for the annual conference have yet to be set, but the event is held annually in the spring. Born in Lahore, Pakistan, Dr. Iqbal has lived read on
The church’s evolving role to play in the age of biological manipulation

The church’s evolving role to play in the age of biological manipulation

When it came to a wooly clone of Dolly the sheep, the Church of England had a list of reservations about the genetic technology at the ready prior to the scientists’ announcement. But today, the CRISPR technology has flown under the church’s radar and is host to a myriad of ethical and moral issues that read on
Climate change, the church and created co-creators

Climate change, the church and created co-creators

Climate change denial has never had a higher profile supporter than today’s White House.  Weighing the economic costs against the benefits of the Paris accord, the U.S. government has decided to pull out of the accord citing unfairness with the deal, specifically with other countries who stand to benefit from Americans losing jobs. According to read on

Film looking at religion’s role in healthcare publicized at the National Press Club

A recently released film by National Press Club members and father/son team Gerald and Adam Krell was screened at a National Press Club event with the aim of showing the positive relationship between religion and well-being. Dr. Harold Koenig, director of the Center for Spirituality, Theology and Health at Duke University, asserts at the beginning read on

Local faith/science speakers line up for Los Alamos Faith and Science Forum in New Mexico

This summer the Los Alamos Faith and Science Forum returns for a series of talks by local speakers. The theme is “Hope: Science, Religion and the Future.” The Los Alamos Faith and Science Forum is a nonprofit organization with a mission to “invite people to join in exploring together with the mysteries of faith and read on