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Dr Hilary Marlow is Course Director for the Farsday Institute in Cambridge and an important collaborator for us in helping a good relationship between science and faith thrive in our diocese.

Science and Belief

hilary_marlow Dr Hilary Marlow

Today I am tucked away in the nice warm office of Dr Hilary Marlow, Biblical Scholar and Course Director at the Faraday Institute for Science and Religion, who will be talking to us in this Christmas podcast. Hello Hilary!

Hello Cara.

…you can listen to our conversation here or read the transcipt provided below.

Can you tell us a bit about yourself, and what it means to be a Biblical Scholar?

I started training to be a Biblical Scholar after my youngest child started secondary school because I wanted to learn the Biblical languages Hebrew and Greek. One thing led to another and I ended up coming to Cambridge to take a PhD in Biblical Studies. Biblical Studies is a way of examining the text of the Bible using critical skills like language, comparison with other ancient Near Eastern cultures, looking at the genre, the…

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