Are God and faith anti-science and anti-reason? – Friday 9th March 2018
  • 73 Claremont St, Glasgow G3 7JB

  • Tron @Kelvingrove

Are God and faith anti-science and anti-reason? – Friday 9th March 2018

An event with Echoes International and Glasgow University Christian Union

Speaker: John Lennox, Oxford University (see below)

When: Friday 9th March

Venue: Tron@Kelvingrove

Time: 7pm

John Lennox s a Northern Irish mathematician specialising in group theory, philosopher of science and Christian apologist. He is Emeritus Professor of Mathematics at the University of Oxford and a Fellow in Mathematics and Philosophy of Science at Green Templeton College, Oxford University. He is also Pastoral Advisor of Green Templeton College, Oxford, a Fellow of Wycliffe Hall, Oxford and Associate Fellow of the Saïd Business School.

He is the author of a number of books on the relations of science, religion, and ethics.  Lennox has also given lectures at the Veritas forum on topics such as the relationship between science and religion, the existence of God, doubt, and the problems of evil and suffering. Additionally, he is a Senior Fellow of The Trinity Forum, a Christian nonprofit that develops leaders to make contributions to cultural renewal.

Lennox has been part of numerous public debates defending the Christian faith, including debates with Christopher Hitchens, Michael Shermer, Richard Dawkins, Lawrence Krauss, Victor Stenger, Michael Tooley, Stephen Law, and Peter Singer.