Modern Believing

Enough of Galileo and the Huxley-Wilberforce Debate: Science and Theology in the Climate Emergency

Modern Believing (2021), 62, (2), 112–123.

Abstract

This article comments briefly on the current state of the science-religion debate before exploring three areas on which (it is claimed) it should now be focused: the COVID pandemic, humans’ relationship with other animals, and the global climate emergency. In each case the article comments on recent work and makes connections with longer-established themes in the debate.

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Southgate, Christopher