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Dore - Adam and Eve cast out

Philosophy course - The role of philosophy

This final lecture from John Young's philosophy course will start with a look at the philosophy of original sin. The course will then conclude with a discussion about the relevance of philosophy.

Date:
15 August 2017
Time:
6pm- 7pm
Where:
Level 3, 358 Lonsdale St, Melbourne (near Elizabeth St)
Cost:
by donation

Philosophy course - faith seeking understanding

This Tuesday, the philosophy course will look at the relationship between philosophy and faith. How does faith seek understanding, and what role can philosophy play in making us better Christians?

Date:
8 August 2017
Time:
6PM to 7PM
Where:
Level 3, 358 Lonsdale St Melbourne (near Elizabeth St)
Cost:
By donation

Philosophy course: natural law

How do we know right from wrong? The Philosophy Course continues next Tuesday night, and will deal with moral philosophy, including the natural moral law and its application to current moral problems.

Date:
1 August 2017
Time:
6PM to 7PM
Where:
Level 3, 358 Lonsdale St, Melbourne (near Elizabeth St)
Cost:
By Donation

Philosophy course: God and evolution

This Tuesday night, John Young's Philosophy Course will look at the theological, philosophical and scientific implications of the theory of evolution.

Date:
25 July 2017
Time:
6PM to 7PM
Where:
Caroline Chisholm Library Level 3, 358 Lonsdale St Melbourne (near Elizabeth St)
Cost:
By donation

Philosophy course - God's action and the problem of evil

John Young's philosophy class continues by looking at how God acts in the world, as Creator of all things. He is intimately present to all things at all times, and keeps them in being from moment to moment.

We will also discuss the question of evil: how can the existence of such an infinitely good and powerful God be compatible with the existence of evil?

Date:
18 July 2017
Time:
6PM to 7PM
Where:
Caroline Chisholm Library, Level 3, 358 Lonsdale St, Melbourne (near Elizabeth St)
Cost:
Payment by donation

Philosophy course - Does God Exist 2?

John Young's philosophy course continues with another lecture this Tuesday on the existence of God.

Date:
11 July 2017
Time:
6PM - 7PM
Where:
Caroline Chisholm Library Level 3, 358 Lonsdale St, Melbourne (near Elizabeth St)
Cost:
Please make a donation

Philosophy course - Does God exist?

John Young's philosophy course continues with a lecture this Tuesday on the existence of God.

Date:
4 July 2017
Time:
6pm - 7pm
Where:
Caroline Chisholm Library Level 3, 358 Lonsdale St, Melbourne (near Elizabeth St)
Cost:
Please make a donation

Philosophy course - Free Will

John Young's philosophy course continues with a lecture this coming Tuesday on Free Will: does it exist, and what is it?

Date:
27 June 2017
Time:
6pm - 7pm
Where:
Caroline Chisholm Library Level 3, 358 Lonsdale St, Melbourne (near Elizabeth St)
Cost:
Please make a donation
The Solidarity! movement

Solidarity!

The Solidarity! movement will be presenting a seminar “Signs of the Times-The Bioethics of Conscience” at the Caroline Chisholm Library on Saturday 17 June.

Date:
17 June 2017
Time:
10am - 4pm
Where:
Mitchell House Level 3, 358 Lonsdale St Melbourne
Cost:
$20

Course: Philosophy of St Thomas Aquinas

An introductory course in the major questions of philosophy is underway at the Caroline Chisholm Library on Tuesday nights until mid-August. The questions will be looked at from the standpoint of the philosophy of St Thomas Aquinas. The course will be given by John Young B.Th., who has studied philosophy deeply and has written extensively on the subject. His booklet ‘Reasoning Things Out’ will form the basis for the course.

Date:
28 March 2017
Time:
6pm - 7pm
Where:
Caroline Chisholm Library 358 Lonsdale St Melbourne (near Elizabeth St)
Cost:
Please make a donation