Biography

Dr Ruth Bancewicz is Church Engagement Director at the Faraday Institute, where her remit is to equip and encourage UK churches to include engagement with science as part of their regular ministry and mission. She studied Genetics at Aberdeen and Edinburgh Universities. Her first professional foray into the world of science and faith and was a part time post as the Development Officer for Christians in Science, at the same time as working as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Edinburgh University. She moved to Cambridge to join the Faraday Institute when it was founded in 2006, to develop resources for churches – the first of which were the Test of FAITH materials. Ruth was appointed as the Faraday Church Engagement Director in 2018. She remains a member of Christians in Science, and is an elected Fellow of their US counterpart, the American Scientific Affiliation. She is a member of City Church Cambridge, and is currently studying Theology, Ministry and Mission at Ridley Hall.

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Selected Publications in Science and Religion

Science Publications

Back to People

Wonders Of The Living World

Books

Wonders Of The Living World

Ruth M. Bancewicz (Author) Danny Allison (Illustrator)

£11.00

RRP £19.99

God in the Lab

Books

God in the Lab

Ruth Bancewicz

£6.00

Test of Faith: Spiritual Journeys with Scientists (Book)

Test of Faith

Test of Faith: Spiritual Journeys with Scientists (Book)

Dr Ruth Bancewicz

£8.00

Videos

Worshipping God with Science

Dr Ruth Bancewicz

Worshipping God with Science

January 10, 2020

Why Every Christian Should Wish They Were A Scientist

Dr Ruth Bancewicz

Why Every Christian Should Wish They Were A Scientist

January 10, 2018

Science And Worship

Dr Ruth Bancewicz

Science And Worship

January 8, 2016