Dr Matthew Jones gives a preview of his new BTh subject Ecological Theology
Humanity is facing some momentous choices about its future and that of generations to come. These choices relate to our attitude towards and ‘stewardship’ of the land upon which we live and breathe, the world we inhabit and call our home. The complexity of life on our planet is compounded by the reality that we face an ecological crisis, much of which is caused and condoned not only by our selfish exploitation of the planet’s resources but also by our attitudes or indifference to that very planet itself.
Where have these attitudes and this indifference come from and how do we change them?
With What Kind
of Bodies Will They Come? Disability and the Resurrection in the New Testament
Professor Candida Moss, Edward Cadbury Professor of Theology Tuesday May 14, 7.15pm
believe passionately in the Resurrection: that they will rise from the dead
with Jesus and have eternal life because Christ has saved them from their sins.
But what will happen to our bodies: will they rise from the dead with us, or
only our souls or spirits? And for those who are disabled, physically or
mentally: will they be physically or mentally disabled forever, in eternal
life, or will their bodies and minds be miraculously healed as part of our