In the first session Dr. Shane will discuss how he became interested in this topic as well as the framework for relating science and religion along with historical and ontemporary examples. In the second session he will give an overview on the science of evolutionary theory and the judicial history from the Scopes trial of 1925 through the Kitzmiller
(a.k.a. “Dover”) trial of 2005. In the third session he will present several examples of scientists who reconcile their investigations of the natural world with their religious faith. The fourth session will include a panel of scientists and clergy and a discussion with community members.
Registration is required, please call (717) 243-4642 to register.