Merging of science and religion lecture
Glastonbury - posted Apr, 05 2013
GLASTONBURY - Congregation Kol Haverim is partnering with the 92 St Y and the Jewish Community Relations Council to bring the latest in a series of live interactive broadcasts to the Greater Hartford community. Coming April 14 in a live program via satellite, The Future of God: The Merging of Science and Religion with Andrew Zolli and David Eagleman; Reza Aslan is moderator. Exploring the topic: must science and religion always be opposing and irreconcilable forces? This program looks at recent trends in theoretical physics and the response of contemporary theologians to scientific theories; the panel discusses whether science and religion can, in fact, be seen as complementary ways of understanding our world. Zolli is the co-author of the new book, "Resilience: The Science of Why Things Bounce Back." Eagleman is a neuroscientist and writer at Baylor College of Medicine. Aslan, the founder of AslanMedia.com, is a Wallerstein professor at Drew University’s Center on Religion, Culture and Conflict. This event will be held at Congregation Kol Haverim, 1079 Hebron Avenue, Glastonbury, and is open to all. The program begins at 7:30 p.m. with refreshments; the broadcast starts at 8:15 p.m. Most 92Y Live programs run about 75- to 90- minutes. There will be a discussion after the broadcast. Tickets are required for this event. Advance tickets are $10 (donation); students admitted free. If available, tickets will be sold at the door for $15. Please visit http://ckh92yapril2013.eventbrite.com to purchase tickets online. You may also choose to send a check directly to Congregation Kol Haverim, 1079 Hebron Avenue, Glastonbury, CT 06033. Any questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 860-633-3966.