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SPECIAL ARTICLES

An Architecture of Peace Pope Francis on Universal Fraternity

This essay is the revised version of a talk I gave at the Forum on Fratelli Tutti on 28 February 2021. This Forum was organised by the Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore to mark its bi-centennial. On October 4, 2020, Pope Francis issued Fratelli Tutti in the wake of the unrelenting . . . . Continue Reading »

Biomedical Ethics: A Christian Perspective

This essay is the revised version of a talk I gave to Muslim scientists and lawyers organised by MUIS in July 2005. Mr Syed Isa Samit, Mufti of Singapore, Mr Haji Mohammed Alami, President of MUIS,vmembers of MUIS, ladies and gentlemen. I bring warm greetings on behalf of the National . . . . Continue Reading »

FEATURE

Understanding Race and the Church in Singapore

Racism assumes that a group of people shares a set of negative physical or behavioural characteristics based on their physiology or ethnic background. This reduction of individuals contravenes our ability to affirm the doctrine of imago Dei as expressed in Genesis 1:27: “God created mankind in his own image, in . . . . Continue Reading »

PULSE

The Transhumanist Future

On 6 and 7 July 2019, TransVision held a major conference in London on the theme ‘Humanity+’. A quick scrutiny of the topics that this conference, and its twenty-two distinguished speakers, will immediately make clear the fundamental concern of transhumanism, namely, the future of Homo sapiens and their world. Transhumanism . . . . Continue Reading »

CREDO

On being salt and light

Subtitle: “Soundings” is a series of essays that, like the waves of a sonogram, explore issues in society, culture and the church in light of the Gospel and Christian understanding. In Matthew 5, Jesus told his disciples that they are the salt of the earth and the light of the . . . . Continue Reading »

VIDEOS

Videos for ETHOS Conversation 2021: Religion and Politics in Singapore are now up!

To watch the videos for this event, please go to ethosinstitute.sg/videos or click here. Please click here to read the speech by Mr K Shanmugam, Minister for Home Affairs and Minister for Law.

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TESTIMONIAL

The speaker shows his wealth of learning and experience that is really beneficial.

Participant of ‘’Trinitarian Ethics: Implications for Christian Formation’’ lecture.

Very well and needfully stated, Dr Leow (Theng Huat). Exactly the very same concern I have deep in me.    

Reader of ‘’Inter-Religious Dialogue: Compromise of Faith or Expression of Conviction?’’

... your writings and works have built up many aspects of my interior foundation as relating to God’s words and also the meaning of being a Christian.

Ethos reader

The article “Divine Genocide” is extremely helpful and insightful to aid me in my understanding regarding Joshua 's 'brutal' military actions against the Canaanites - in relation to the 'occasional' and 'general' command. Something I will share with my cell members tomorrow evening.

Ethos reader

Very interesting topics and relevant issues in today’s generation.

Excellent overview of ideas and views from all sides of the debate.

- Participant of “Science and the Christian Faith” Conference.