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Get funded! Phase Four of Scientists in Congregations

Bids open today for the innovative ‘Scientists in Congregations’ scheme. Churches across England are being invited to apply for a new round of grants to fund activities aimed at promoting a better understanding between science … Read more…

Update on Research

The original research carried out by Dr Reid on ‘clergy attitudes to science’ has now been completed and is currently being prepared for academic publication. For those of you interested in the findings – please contact … Read more…

Updates from our Scientists in Congregations Projects

          Over the last year and a half the projects funded by Scientists in Congregations have been busy engaging with local communities on the theme of science and Christianity. The projects … Read more…

ECLAS team members featuring in the latest issue of Crucible

  Just out (July 2017) – a special science-theology themed edition of Crucible – the Anglican Social Ethics journal. Why is a grasp of science-theology discourse and the questions thrown up by cutting edge science … Read more…

Second wave of Scientists in Congregations grants unveiled

We are delighted to announce that the second wave of Scientists in Congregations’ awards have now been unveiled. The awards ceremony took place at Lambeth Palace on Friday 3rd February 2017 with awards presented by … Read more…

Prof Brian Cox in conversation with Canon Prof David Wilkinson

Clergy from across Leeds were invited to Liverpool Hope University to witness Prof Brian Cox and, our very own, Canon Prof David Wilkinson in conversation with each other. Bishop Nick Baines reflected on the event … Read more…

Scientists in Congregations Awards Presented by the Archbishop of York

On Friday 21st October 2016 winners from our Scientists in Congregations scheme were presented with their awards by the Archbishop of York at his residence in Bishopsthorpe Palace. It was a fantastic event which highlighted … Read more…

Eight Projects Funded from Phase one of ‘Scientists in Congregations’

We are delighted to announce that 8 new projects have been awarded grants of up to £10,000 for this coming year. For more info on each project please click on any of the following: ‘Take … Read more…

Get Funded! Phase two of ‘Scientists in Congregations’ launches!

Bids open today, August 30th, for the innovative ‘Scientists in Congregations’ scheme. We are inviting churches across England to apply for grants of up to £10,000 to fund projects fostering a better understanding of the … Read more…

New Website Launched

We’ve just re-launched our website with a revamped look and layout, along with new and improved content about the project. We’ll be adding to it on a regular basis, along with our new Twitter account.