FREE PUBLIC EVENT: CSCA & TWU’s Science, Faith, & Human Flourishing initiative present a lecture from Craig Allert (Professor of Religious Studies and History, Trinity Western University). Book Launch: Early Christian Readings of Genesis One: Patristic Exegesis and Literal Interpretation Do the writings of the church fathers support a literalist interpretation of Genesis 1? Young earth creationists have maintained that they do. And it is sensible to look to the Fathers as a check against our modern biases. But before enlisting the Fathers as ammunition in our contemporary Christian debates over creation and evolution, some cautions are in order. Are we …

FREE PUBLIC EVENT: CSCA & TWU’s Science, Faith, & Human Flourishing initiative present a lecture from Myron A. Penner (Professor of Philosophy, Trinity Western University). The Bible, Science, and Human Flourishing: The Role of Scripture in Shaping a Christian View of the World Conservative evangelicals are often put in positions of conflict due to their particular view of the Bible as a source of authority—conflict with others both inside and outside of the Christian tradition. Two common flashpoints for these conflicts are (a) differing perspectives on moral issues and (b) rejections of mainstream science. In both cases, conservative evangelicals feel that …