Events

Winter Holiday Party For All!

Posted by on 11 November, 2017 | 0 comments

Winter Holiday Party For All!

It’s time for our annual mid-winter celebrations!
Thursday, 7 December

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Mhairi Black: The Future of Scottish Politics

Posted by on 11 November, 2017 | 0 comments

Mhairi Black: The Future of Scottish Politics

MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire South Mhairi Black will be joining us on March 1st. Mhairi Black has been the SNP Member of Parliament for Paisley and Renfrewshire South since 2015 when she became the youngest MP since the Reform Act of 1832. Mhairi will be speaking to the society about the future of Scottish politics and issues concerning secularism. More information will on the details of Mhairi’s talk will be given in due course. Website: https://www.parliament.uk/biographies/commons/mhairi-black/4421                  https://www.snp.org/mhairi_black...

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Andrew Copson: Secularism and Humanism

Posted by on 11 November, 2017 | 0 comments

Andrew Copson: Secularism and Humanism

Chief Executive of Humanists UK and President of the International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU), Andrew Copson, will be joining us on the 1st of February to discuss his book “Secularism: Politics, Religion, and Freedom.   Andrew is Chief Executive of Humanists UK (formerly the British Humanist Association) and has represented Humanists UK on British television a number of times. His latest book “Secularism: Politics, Religion, and Freedom” traces the history of secularism from the 18th century and examines tensions which have arisen between secular states and...

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Happy and Humble Humanism

Posted by on 10 October, 2017 | 0 comments

Happy and Humble Humanism

Humanist chaplain, Mandy Evans Ewing joins us to discuss the place of humanism and humanity.

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The Common Good in a Secular World

Posted by on 9 September, 2017 | 0 comments

The Common Good in a Secular World

Journalist and public intellectual, Robin MacAlpine, asks how we can develop a collective identity and values in an age of religious and economic crisis.

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Scotland in the New Age of Disruption- Gerry Hassan

Posted by on 9 September, 2017 | 0 comments

Scotland in the New Age of Disruption- Gerry Hassan

Our September speaker is the brilliant author,Dr. Gerry Hassan.

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Scottish Secular Society block at Glasgow Pride

Posted by on 8 August, 2017 | 0 comments

Scottish Secular Society block at Glasgow Pride

Join the Scottish Secular Society at Glasgow Pride 2017! Everyone is welcome.

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Jamie Kelly- Preachers, Enlightenment and Empire

Posted by on 8 August, 2017 | 0 comments

Jamie Kelly- Preachers, Enlightenment and Empire

The SSPCK, an organisation dedicated to spreading ‘reformed Christianity’ as a catalyst of cultural progress (and thus the growth of virtue) among rural Scots and Natives in North America.

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Are Science and Religion in Conflict? A Historical Perspective

Posted by on 5 May, 2017 | 0 comments

Are Science and Religion in Conflict? A Historical Perspective

This lecture reconsiders the historical relationship between science and religion and shows that the history is actually much more complex than a simple narrative of conflict.

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Scotland in the New Age of Disruption

Posted by on 5 May, 2017 | 0 comments

Scotland in the New Age of Disruption

We are happy to announce our June guest speaker will be Dr Gerry Hassan.

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