Dilemmas Confronting Christians (Edinburgh)

directions Edinburgh Day Conference
Saturday, 30 September 2017
10 am - 4 pm

  • Science—Friend or Foe?
  • Secularisation—Invincible or Reversible?
  • Scripture—Accommodation or Obligation?

Speakers include:

  • Tom McLeish | Professor of Physics, Durham University and Reader in the Anglican Church
  • Alistair Donald | Chaplain to Heriot-Watt University
  • Andy Bannister | Director of the Solas Centre for Public Christianity
  • Gordon MacDonald | Senior Scotland Policy Officer, CARE
  • Marion Carson | Pastoral Support Co-ordinator at Glasgow City Mission and Adjunct Lecturer at the Scottish Baptist College
  • Julie Green | Assistant Pastor (English Ministry), Glasgow Chinese Christian Church
This conference is free to attend.



10:00 Welcome Coffee & tea provided
10:35 Science—Friend or Foe?
 Tom McLeish, response: Alistair Donald
12:00 Lunch Please bring your own
12:40 Secularisation—Invincible or Reversible?
 Andy Bannister, response: Gordon MacDonald
14:05 Tea & coffee
14:25 Scripture—Accommodation or Obligation?
 Marion Carson, response: Julie Green


We meet at Buccleuch Free Church,
10 West Crosscauseway, Edinburgh EH8 9JP