Events


20 March 2019 ETHOS Conversation: Nurturing the Future Generation with Minister Desmond Lee and Rev Christopher Chia

On 20 March 2019, Ethos Institute for Public Christianity held the closed-door ETHOS Conversation: Nurturing the Future Generation at Bible House. The panellists for the discussion were Mr Desmond Lee, Minister for Social and Family Development and Second Minister for National Development, and Rev Christopher Chia, Senior Pastor of Adam Road Presbyterian Church. Together, they discussed how the state and church could come together to address issues that the younger generation is facing today.

ETHOS Conversation: Nurturing the Future Generation with Minister Desmond Lee, Rev Christopher Chia and Dr Leow Theng Huat. 


Upcoming Events

2020

  • 17 February 2020: Ethos Lecture: From the Desert to the City: Environmental Stewards & Priest of Creation
    Speaker: Lawrence Ko
    Venue: Bible House
    Time: 7.30pm – 9pm
    Click here for details and registration.

Past Events (Video recordings are available on Video/Audio page)

2019

  • 24 Oct 2019: Annual ETHOS Lecture 2019 : The Internet Age and the Plastic Self: Reshaping Personal Identity through Christian Practice
    Speaker: Rev Dr Simon Chan from Trinity Theological College
    Venue: Bible House
    Time: 7.30pm – 9pm
  • 10 Oct 2019: ETHOS Lecture 2019: Teaching about God Being in the Marketplace
    Speaker: Dr Lee Soo Ann
    Venue: Bible House
    Time: 7.30pm – 9pm
  • 28 Sep 2019: Seminaries Conference 2019 : Dei Verbum: The Bible in Church and Society
    Speakers: Dr Lee Chee Chiew (SBC), Dr Lai Pak Wah (BGST), Dr Scott Callaham (BTS) and Dr Lewis Winkler (EAST)
    Venue: Bible House
    Time: 9am – 5pm
  • 5 September 2019: ETHOS Lecture – The Old Testament as Asian Contextual Theology
    Speaker: Rev Dr Jerry Hwang, Singapore Bible College
    Venue: Bible House
    Time: 7.30pm – 9pm
  • 16 July 2019: ETHOS Lecture – Trinitarian Ethics: Implications for Christian Formation
    Speaker: Bishop Emeritus Robert Solomon
    Venue: Bible House
    Time: 7.30pm – 9pm
  • 7 May 2019: The Threat of Transnational Terrorism to Southeast Asia: A Christian Response
    Speaker: A/Prof Kumar Ramakrishna from S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University
    Venue: Bible House
    Time: 7.30pm – 9pm
  • 25 April 2019: ETHOS Forum 2019: Religion in the Public and Private Spheres
    Panelists: Dr Mathew Mathews, Bishop Emeritus Robert Solomon and Dr Goh Wei-Leong Venue: Trinity Theological College
    Time: 7.30pm to 9.30pm
  • 20 Mar 2019: ETHOS Conversation 2019 : Nurturing the Future Generation
    Panelists: Mr Desmond Lee (Minister for Social and Family Development) & Rev Christopher Chia (Senior Pastor/Moderator from Adam Road Presbyterian Church)
    Venue: Bible House, Level 5
    Time: 7.30pm to 9.30pm

2018

  • 24 Oct 2018 – ETHOS Annual Lecture 2018: Some Thoughts on Being a Christian in an Age of Global Uncertainty
    Speaker: Dr Joseph Liow
    Venue: Bible House
    Time: 7.30pm – 9.00pm
  • 29 Sep 2018 – ETHOS Conference 2018 – Theological Education in Singapore: Retrospect and Prospect.
    Speakers: Principals of seven seminaries in Singapore
    Venue: Bible House
    Time: 9.00am to 5.00pm
  • 5 Sep 2018 – ETHOS Engagement Series Public Lecture – Shalom in the City
    Speakers: Dr Kwa Kiem-Kiok and Lawrence Ko
    Venue: Bible House
    Time: 7.30 pm – 9.00
  • 11 May 2018 – ETHOS Engagement Series Public Lecture – Music for the Glory of God
    Speaker: Dr Billy Kristanto
    Venue: Bible
    Time: 7.30 pm – 9.00 pm

2017

      • 9 & 10 Jan 2017 – ETHOS Institute Special Lecture: ‘Is Jesus God? Challenges to the Deity of Christ’
        Speaker: Dr Andrew Loke
        Venue: Bible House Level 4 Seminar Room
        Time: 7.30pm – 9.00pm (two evenings)
      • 17 Feb 2017 – ETHOS Engagement Series Public Lecture: ‘Kindness: A Moral Argument for the Existence of God’
        Speaker: Dr William Wan
        Venue: Bible House Level 4 Seminar Room
        Time: 7.30pm – 9.00pm
      • 4 April 2017 – The ETHOS Conversation 2017 with Minister Chan Chun Sing and
        Dr Mathew Mathews
        Venue: Bible House Level 5
        Time: 7.30pm – 9.30pm
      • 10 May 2017 – ETHOS Conference on Science and Religion
        Speaker: Dr Brian H. Thomas
        Venue: Bible House Level 4 Seminar Room
        Time: 10am – 4pm
      • 24 May 2017 – ETHOS Engagement Series Public Lecture: ‘Labour Justice & Migrant Workers in Singapore’
        by Dr Stephanie Chok
        Venue: Bible House Level 4 Seminar Room
        Time: 7.30pm – 9.00pm
      • 24 August 2017 – ETHOS Engagement Series Public Lecture: ‘Daily Work as Divine Vocation’
        by Dr Robert Banks
        Venue: Bible House Level 4 Seminar Room
        Time: 7.30pm – 9.00pm
      • 23 Sep 2017 – ETHOS Conference 2017: Justice & the Common Good
        in collaboration with TTC, SBC, BGST, TCA, DTC, EAST and BTS
        Venue: Prinsep Street Presbyterian Church
        Time: 9am – 5.30pm
      • 17 Oct 2017 – ETHOS Annual Lecture 2017: Jettisoning Divine Authority?
        by Rev Dr Mark Chan
        Venue: Bible House Level 4 Seminar Room
        Time: 7.30pm – 9.00pm


2016

      • 4 January 2016 – ETHOS Public Lecture: Science and The Christian Faith
        by Dr Andrew Loke
        Venue: Bible House Level 4 Seminar Room
        Time: 8pm – 9.30pm
      • 8 March 2016 – ETHOS Special Talk: ‘Developing Leaders for the Public Square’
        by Dr Robert Banks
        Venue: Bible House Level 4 Seminar Room
        Time: 8pm – 9.30pm
      • 22 March 2016 – The ETHOS Conversation 2016: The Role of Religion in Society
        with Mr Tan Chuan-Jin, Minister for Social and Family Development, & Bishop Rennis Ponniah (Moderator: Dr Roland Chia)
        Venue:  Bible House Level 5,  (Providence Presbyterian Church @Fort Canning)
        Time: 8pm – 9.30pm
      • 10 May 2016 – ETHOS Engagement Series Public Lecture: ‘The Family: Threats, Tensions & Biblical Truths’
        by Bishop Emeritus Dr Robert Solomon
        Venue: Saint Andrew’s Cathedral Prayer Hall A-B
        Time: 8pm – 9.30pm
      • 6 July 2016 – ETHOS Conference: Human Sexuality, Marriage and The Church
        by Dr Roland Chia, Dr Clement Chia, Mr Quek Tze-Ming
        and Bishop Emeritus Dr Robert M.Solomon
        Venue: Saint Andrew’s Cathedral New Sanctuary

        Time: 9.30am – 4.30pm
      • 13 July 2016 – ETHOS Engagement Series Public Lecture: Social Media and Religious Life
        by Prof Ang Peng Hwa
        Venue: Bible House Level 4 Seminar Room
        Time: 8pm – 9.30pm
      • 27 Sep 2016 – ETHOS Engagement Series Public Lecture: Salvation by one One Name? What about Other Religions?
        by Dr Tan Loe Joo
        Venue: Saint Andrew’s Cathedral Prayer Hall A-B
        Time: 8pm – 9.30pm
      • 18 Oct 2016 – ETHOS Institute Annual Lecture 2016: Theology Amid an InfoComm Technology Revolution – An Asian Perspective
        by Dr Tan Gee Paw
        Venue: St. Andrew’s Cathedral, Prayer Hall A-C
        Time: 8pm – 9.30pm

2015

      • 6 January – ETHOS Special Talk: ‘Christian Integrity in the Public Square’
        by Dr Vinoth Ramachandra (Venue: St. Andrew’s Cathedral Prayer Hall)
      • 24 March – The ETHOS Conversation: ‘Assessing The ISIS Threat’
        with Dr Rohan Gunaratna (Venue: Bible House Level 4 Seminar Room, 7 Armenian Street)
      • 14 April – ETHOS Special Talk: ‘Behind The Wardrobe Door: The Continuing Legacy and Challenge of CS Lewis’
        by Dr Robert Banks (Venue: St. Andrew’s Cathedral)
      • 22 May – Dedication of ETHOS Institute Office (by invitation only)
      • 14 July – 1st ETHOS Institute Engagement Series Book Launch – ‘Education and Society’
        by Dr Phillip Towndrow (Venue: St. Andrew’s Cathedral)
      • 21 August – Special Event: Launch of the National Children & Youth Survey Findings 2014/15
        (Venue: Bible House Level 4 Seminar Room, 7 Armenian Street)
      • 3 October – Special Conference: ‘Dying Faithfully – Issues at Life’s End’
        A Conference jointly organised with Catholic Medical Guild (CMG) and Christian Medical and Dental Fellowship (CMDF) (Venue: Bible House Level 4 Seminar Room, 7 Armenian Street)
      • 20 October – First ETHOS Institute Annual Lecture 2015: ‘Christian Unity in a Multi-Polar Church’
        by Rev Dr Wee Boon Hup (Venue: Wesley Methodist Church)

2014

    • 11 June – ETHOS Institute Memorandum of Understanding Signing
    • 15 August – ETHOS Institute for Public Christianity Launch
      at Asia Bible Advocacy Conference (ABAC) 2014 (Gallery)