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Thinking Allowed

Looking at issues in faith and society. All welcome, no matter your faith or background.

Contact Revd Dr Donald MacEwan (dgm21@st-andrews.ac.uk) for further information. 

Weekly on Thursday evenings, 8 - 9:30 pm

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Programme

28 January                What is a Christian?
4 February Religion divine and human.  What to make of certain challenging depictions of God in the Bible?  How to discern true from false prophets?
11 February

Migration and faith

18 February

Prayer: who, what, where, when, how and why

25 February Is Christianity hostile to the body?  Does it prioritize the intellectual and spiritual side of human being as true existence?    
4 March  What does our perception of time tell us about eternity?
11 March  How can we gain ethical standpoints from the Bible for our current society given the different historical context of the Bible (especially with regard to family/ marriage/ relationship/ sexuality)? Why should we turn to the Bible when it comes to moral or ethical issues?
18 March 

Justice divine and human

 

Spring Vacation

8 April

Is Christian mission even now a form of (Western) colonialism? How can we prevent it becoming imperialistic?

15 April

Churches and denominations

22 April 

Kingdom of God, eternal life and heaven

 

Contact

The Chaplaincy Centre

Mansefield
3A St Mary's Place
St Andrews
Fife
KY16 9UY
Scotland, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1334 46 2866/2492

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