The third Godtalk conference will be held in St Martins House on Thursday 30 October, 10.00am – 4.00pm. Entitled ‘World without end? Responses to climate change and the ecological crisis’, this conference will address the prevailing issue of climate change and the impact of the same upon the future of our planet and life. Together with an examination of human and theological responses, there will be a consideration of personal and collective action to minimise and mitigate a possible catastrophe.
The speakers will be:
Professor Peter Scott – Samuel Ferguson Professor of Applied Theology at the University of Manchester, and author of ‘A Political Theology of Nature’
Dr Jan Zalasiewicz - Senior Lecturer in Palaeobiology at the University of Leicester and co-author of ‘The Goldilocks Planet: An Earth History of Climate Change’
Mr David Shreeve – Environmental Advisor to the Archbishops’ Council of the Church of England
Bishop David Atkinson – former Bishop of Thetford
The attendance fee is £18, including lunch – cheques are payable to ‘Leicester Diocesan Board of Finance’. A letter of invitation with booking form, along with a flyer detailing the conference schedule, can be found below.
For further details contact Richard Paterson, St Martins House, 7 Peacock Lane, Leicester LE1 5PZ
Tel: 0116 261 5357 Email: email@example.com