Whose Science is it? (The Spinoff)

The Anglican Communion Science Commission, launched at Lambeth Conference in 2022 (read the press release here), is tasked with resourcing “the whole Anglican Communion for courageous and confident spiritual leadership in issues involving science.” We, as a Church, have committed to engaging with this work. How can we ensure that our engagement is mātauranga led and mihinare grounded? This June 2023 article from The Spinoff confronts the assumption that a western understanding of science is superior and puts forward a challenge for us to examine how we engage with and understand science.