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A Unitarian pastor (Lewis) and a Church of England vicar (Barney) chat about all things futurology and theology. Join us as we discuss the impact of technology, artificial intelligence, the Singularity, penguins, transhumanism, politics, and more. Future proofing Christians and the Church!
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F.T. #01 Work is dead, long live the robots!
Barney and Lewis talk about the Pope’s encyclical on technology, the likelihood of robots taking our jobs, and the economy through a religious lens, what’s our responsibility? what could the answer be? Show notes Pope’s encyclical Will a robot take your job (BBC) ‘Rise of the robots’ by Martin Ford The cows that queue to milk themselves (BBC) Driverless cars Max Weber ‘The practice of the presence of God’ by brother Lawrence ‘How Your View of God Shapes Your View of the Economy’ Baylor University Elysium (2013) Basic income Bishop's letter Basic income in Canada Switzerland referendum on basic income