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The Christian roots of liberal values
20th March 2017
With liberal values on the back foot, it’s time to look at the roots of the worldview we have taken for granted.
Nick Spencer and Theo Hobson have both recently written books about Christianity’s influence on Western values, and the secular ideals of human rights and social justice. In different ways, they both call for a fresh understanding of the relationship of Christianity and secular humanism.
Join Nick and Theo for an evening discussing this crucial topic.
The Chair is Professor Grace Davie.
Nick Spencer is author of The Evolution of the West: How Christianity Has Shaped our Values (2016).
Theo Hobson is author of God Created Humanism: The Christian Basis of Secular Values (2017).
Monday 20th March 2017
77 Great Peter Street
6.30pm for 7pm start
Theos Students, Friends and Associates: Free
General admission: £7.00 + £0.89 administration fee
Concessions and Students: £5.00 + £0.80 administration fee
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