God, Science and the New Atheism

Prof. Keith Ward

29 October 2009

Visit to St Leonards School.

Visit to St Leonards School by Prof. Keith Ward

Keith Ward and his James Gregory medal with Eric Priest after the lecture.

Keith Ward and his James Gregory medal with Eric Priest after the lecture.

Guests at the dinner in the evening

Visit to St Leonards School by Prof. Keith Ward

Biography

Prof. Keith Ward

The Reverend Professor (John Stephen) Keith Ward is a British cleric, philosopher, theologian, and scholar. He is a Fellow of the British Academy and (since 1972) an ordained priest in the Church of England. He was a Canon of Christ Church, Oxford until 2003.

Comparative theology and the interplay between science and faith and are two of his main topics of interest.

He has lectured at the universities of Glasgow, St Andrews, Cambridge, and London, where he was professor of history and philosophy of religion.

Professor Ward has delivered numerous prestigious public lectures and is the author of many books.