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End of Life Decisions
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End of Life Decisions

To Be or Not to Be – THE Question Dr Idris Baker   We never thought we would come to this point, but we have.  The challenge of choices about dying. With people living so much longer, and technological advances making the unbelievable possible, decisions about dying, and the end of our earthly life, are...

C.S. Lewis – McGrath
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C.S. Lewis – McGrath

Renewing a Vision of Faith – the Legacy of C.S. Lewis Professor Alister McGrath   2013 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the death of C. S. Lewis, now widely regarded as one of the greatest Christian writers of the twentieth century. Alister McGrath’s new biography of Lewis, published in April 2013, is being hailed as...

Healing and the Miraculous
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Healing and the Miraculous

Dr Derek Munday is a General Medical Practitioner and has considerable experience in local and strategic leadership in the NHS in England and Wales.  He is also a Christian living near Bangor, and a lay reader in the Church of England. As a doctor, you would expect him to know a lot about ill health...

Faith and My Brain
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Faith and My Brain

What have faith and brain science got to say to one another? Some brain scientists (called ‘neuroscientists’) see themselves as about to prove that religious experience is nothing more than a brain malfunction, or that religion is no more than a useful fiction with evolutionary advantage. Others see modern studies of ‘out of the body...

Faith and My Brain
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Faith and My Brain

What have faith and brain science got to say to one another? Some brain scientists (called ‘neuroscientists’) see themselves as about to prove that religious experience is nothing more than a brain malfunction, or that religion is no more than a useful fiction with evolutionary advantage. Others see modern studies of ‘out of the body...

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Theology Cafe: Future for Wales?

  Theology Café is a space for anyone and everyone to come and debate issues of God, life, the universe and everything. At a time when pop-atheism is all over the media, and yet the numbers of people seeking spiritual truth is at a zenith, what would our world and society look like if a benevolent...

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Faith and My Brain

  What have faith and brain science got to say to one another? Some brain scientists (called ‘neuroscientists’) see themselves as about to prove that religious experience is nothing more than a brain malfunction, or that religion is no more than a useful fiction with evolutionary advantage. Others see modern studies of ‘out of the...