Culture

Public Theology
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Public Theology

Welsh Christians and Churches have had a long and honourable history of influence in the public square, though often we don’t realise – and may even forget!  On 8 October 2015, we invited Christians to an exciting conference in Aberystwyth, to engage together across the nation, to consider how we can grasp the way God’s...

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...

Vocation at Work
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Vocation at Work

Dr Peter Sedgwick, St Michael’s College, Cardiff, explores the idea of vocation at work. This paper formed a discussion-starter for a CICC Theology Cafe on 12 June 12. Vocation at Work

Spectacular Ordinary Disciples Slides
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Spectacular Ordinary Disciples Slides

In October 2011, Rev. Dr Viv Thomas made three presentations in Wales on how Christians can live as we are called to live in ordinary life. The Powerpoint slides from his talk are available here. Please also visit our podcasts page, where his talk is available in audio form. Rev Dr Viv Thomas’ powerpoint slides...

What’s Shaping Britain?
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What’s Shaping Britain?

Mark Greene addresses the question: What’s shaping Britain?  His conclusion is that it is not the Church, nor even Governments, as it has been in previous centuries, but global Business.  He sets out the three big ‘isms’ of business, that is, modernism, individualism and consumerism, and shows how the Gospel is the antidote to all...