Theos is a Christian think tank which believes you can’t understand the modern world without understanding religion. We seek to inform the debate about the place of religion in society, challenging ill-informed thinking through our research, events and media comment.

Events

Robots, humans and the ethics of AI

A conversation on the ethical and existential challenges of deep AI and robotics with Prof John Wyatt and Dr Beth Singler.

Books

The Mighty and the Almighty: How Political Leaders Do God

A book exploring how different Christian politicians have used (and abused) religion in their politics. Read the introduction online here.

Theos Team Blog

Can Robots Be People? - It's more complicated than that

In a guest post, Jennie Pollock suggests that 'personhood' can't be applied to technological consciousness.

Religion in the Media

Block on travel ban upheld by federal appeals court

It 'drips of religious intolerance, animus, and discrimination'