Podcasts

Annual Lecture 2019: Eating and the common good

By David Nussbaum
09 Apr 2019

Global warming & Christian responsibility

This lecture covers material in chapters 1 & 3 of 'Christianity, Climate Change and Sustainable Living' ...
By Robert White
07 Apr 2014

Climate change - a Christian perspective

In this talk the co-chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's (IPCC) Scientific Assessment ...
By Sir John Houghton
07 Apr 2014

Global warming international policy issues & dilemmas

This talk was given by Sir Brian Heap, the former Vice-President and Foreign Secretary of the Royal Society ...
By Sir Brian Heap
07 Apr 2014

Biblical law - People & land

Law and narrative work together to regulate the relationship between people and land. A key aspect of this ...
By Jonathan Burnside
07 Apr 2014

Biblical law - Humanity & the environment

This talk explores the complex relationship between humanity and the environment.
By Jonathan Burnside
07 Apr 2014

New patterns of growth

This opening plenary talk to our January 2008 conference defines the term 'pattern of growth', looks at past ...
By Michael Schluter
07 Apr 2008

Artificial Intelligence and Simulated Relationships

Will the promotion of ‘relationships’ with machines contribute to societal wellbeing and human flourishing, or provide new opportunities for manipulation and deception of the vulnerable?

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Topics

Thoughtful perspectives on today's social, political and economic challenges

Worldview & Ideologies

Worldview & Ideologies

Reconsidering our fundamental beliefs and assumptions about the world.

Politics & Government

Politics & Government

How do we encourage politics for the common good?

Arts & Popular Culture

Arts & Popular Culture

Making room for artists to challenge the way we see God and the world.

Welfare

Welfare

How can we rethink welfare as more than just a political issue?

Environment

Environment

Today’s environmental issues are theological and relational at heart.

Family & Sexual Ethics

Family & Sexual Ethics

How do we strengthen the basic unit of society: the extended family?

Science & Technology

Science & Technology

How can science and technology serve true human flourishing?

Economy & Business

Economy & Business

Building relational economies for financial stability, economic justice and social cohesion.

Local Church & Community

Local Church & Community

How can relational churches thrive with a mission to transform their communities?

Worldview & Ideologies

Worldview & Ideologies

Reconsidering our fundamental beliefs and assumptions about the world.

Politics & Government

Politics & Government

How do we encourage politics for the common good?

Arts & Popular Culture

Arts & Popular Culture

Making room for artists to challenge the way we see God and the world.

Welfare

Welfare

How can we rethink welfare as more than just a political issue?

Environment

Environment

Today’s environmental issues are theological and relational at heart.

Family & Sexual Ethics

Family & Sexual Ethics

How do we strengthen the basic unit of society: the extended family?

Science & Technology

Science & Technology

How can science and technology serve true human flourishing?

Economy & Business

Economy & Business

Building relational economies for financial stability, economic justice and social cohesion.

Local Church & Community

Local Church & Community

How can relational churches thrive with a mission to transform their communities?

Worldview & Ideologies

Worldview & Ideologies

Reconsidering our fundamental beliefs and assumptions about the world.

Politics & Government

Politics & Government

How do we encourage politics for the common good?

Arts & Popular Culture

Arts & Popular Culture

Making room for artists to challenge the way we see God and the world.

Welfare

Welfare

How can we rethink welfare as more than just a political issue?

Environment

Environment

Today’s environmental issues are theological and relational at heart.

Family & Sexual Ethics

Family & Sexual Ethics

How do we strengthen the basic unit of society: the extended family?

Science & Technology

Science & Technology

How can science and technology serve true human flourishing?

Economy & Business

Economy & Business

Building relational economies for financial stability, economic justice and social cohesion.

Local Church & Community

Local Church & Community

How can relational churches thrive with a mission to transform their communities?