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Public Christianity

From outgoing Chairman David J. Randall… For many people Christianity is seen as a private pursuit, an interest which is fine for those who like “that sort of thing” but which is on a level with stamp-collecting, sea-angling or singing in a choir. Those who pursue these hobbies generally accept that they are in a […]

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Gordon Wilson

On behalf of the Board of Trustees: It is with sadness and respect that everyone here at Solas CPC remembers Gordon Wilson, who passed away yesterday in Dundee.  Gordon was the co-founder of Solas and served as the first Chairman of the Board of Trustees. The organisation owes a great deal to his initial impetus […]

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Director’s Report – questions of suffering

As I write these words, the news has been filled with the growing death toll and horrific stories from the Grenfell Tower disaster. Grenfell raises many deeply disturbing questions. How could so many people burn to death right in the heart of one of the most modern cities in the world? How could so many […]

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Science and Scientism

Has science education become indoctrination? This is the question posed by Dr Alistair Noble in The Solas Papers #6. Dr Noble is a former HM Inspector of Schools for Scotland and now Director of Centre for Intelligent Design. In this Paper, Dr Noble explores the differences between science (as a science) and scientism as a […]

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