Michael Banner

University of Cambridge

Consultation: 
Birth and Human Flourishing (2015)


Michael Banner is Dean, Fellow and Director of Studies in Theology and Religious Studies at Trinity College. He was previously the Director of ESRC Genomics Forum and Professor of Ethics and Public Policy in Life Sciences in the School of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, University of Edinburgh, and from 1994 to 2004 was F.D. Maurice Professor of Moral and Social Theology, King’s College, London. His 2013 Bampton Lectures were published in 2014 by Oxford University Press as The Ethics of Everyday Life: Moral Theology, Social Anthropology and the Imagination of the Human. Amongst his other publications are The Justification of Science and the Rationality of Religious Belief (OUP, 1990), Christian Ethics and Contemporary Moral Problems (CUP, 1999), and Christian Ethics: A Brief History (Blackwells, 2009). 

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The God and Human Flourishing consultations are sponsored by the McDonald Agape Foundation.