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"Science can purify religion from error and superstition; religion can purify science from idolatry and false absolutes. Each can draw the other into a wider world, a world in which both can flourish…We need each other to be what we must be, what we are called to be."

Pope John Paul II
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God and the natural sciences

Creation by Adam - a painting by Anarya", Courtesy Shubnam, flickr CC by Revd Dr Stephen Ames
A Constructive Conversation, with Comments on the Atheist Convention’at a forum sponsored by Social Policy Connections and the Yarra Institute for Religion and Social Policy on 23 June 2010. Dr Ames is Chair of the Yarra Institute.(Podcast available)


Faith in the age of science

Galileo's tomb, in Santa Croce basilica, Florence - courtesy 'ccarlstead', flickr CCby John R Pilbrow, Emeritus Professor of Physics, Monash University
Making sense of faith in the age of science and technology science week service, St Paul’s Cathedral Melbourne 16 August 2009.



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