Religion, Science and Culture: Six Big Questions by Alister McGrath (Gresham College)

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source: GreshamCollege    2016年11月18日
Professor Alister McGrath explores how the natural sciences and Christian theology might offer an enriched or deepened vision of reality, which transcends the limits placed on each http://www.gresham.ac.uk/lectures-and...
John Ruskin (1819-1900) was one of the most acute observers of the tensions to emerge between science and religion during the Victorian age. We shall explore Ruskin's concerns, set against the background of the Industrial Revolution, and ask how can we do science without losing sight of the beauty of nature? And in what ways might a religious reading of nature help meet at least some concerns?
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Does Science Rob Nature of its Mystery and Beauty? - Professor Alister McGrath 52:12
Does Faith Make Sense of Things? 55:44
Is Reality Limited to What Science Can Uncover? 53:38
Respecting and Transcending Nature 56:12
Is Humanity Naturally Good? Richard Dawkins's Selfish Gene 54:59
Is Matter Evil? Philip Pullman's Dark Materials Trilogy 53:25

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