NCCS Statement

Advanced Maternal Age (AMA) in IVF: NCCS’ Response to the Proposal by the PAP Women’s Wing


Via Modem: Religion in the Digital Age

NOTE: A version of the paper was presented at a workshop on digital theology at Durham University in September 2019.  The Digital Age A recent report published by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) entitled How’s Life in the Digital Age? describes the increasing pervasiveness of digital technology . . . . Continue Reading »


Christian Humanism

The Humanist UK website describes a “humanist” as someone who (1) trusts the scientific method when it comes to understanding how the universe works and rejects the idea of the supernatural (and is therefore an atheist or agnostic), (2) makes ethical decisions based on reason, empathy and a concern for . . . . Continue Reading »


Almost Embryos? – The Moral Status of the Human ‘Embryoid’

In the spring of 2017, MIT Technology Review reported that a team of scientists from the University of Michigan discovered that they had made an embryo-like entity from human embryonic stem cells (ESCs). The team was attempting to make organoids – cells clusters grown in the lab that resemble tiny . . . . Continue Reading »


Redemption as a Touchstone for Right Theology in the Nicene Controversy

Arianism posed a dangerous threat to the Church in the 4th century when it challenged the orthodox doctrine of the deity of Christ. In his refutation of Arianism, Athanasius the orthodox theologian displayed rare insight by identifying the doctrine of salvation as the heart of the dispute and cogently demonstrating . . . . Continue Reading »



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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.    

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... 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.

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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.

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

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

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