“Some are now asking … whether counsel from A.I. could ever replace the guidance of a cleric.” See more insights on the exchange between #religion and #technology in this segment by @YaleDivSchool.
“#COVID19 is creating ‘a winner takes all marketplace’ … in which a few dozen houses of worship stand to achieve national or international reach while life gets harder for the rest.” Read more from @FinancialTimes on how technology has helped and hurt religion:
The #S20 Summit will be taking place on Saturday, September 26. Their theme, “Science for Navigating Critical Transitions,” will provide multiple policy and action recommendations. @S20_G20 #IF20Innovation
“There is a broad, wide and overall totally beneficial effect of #religion on the lives of everyday Canadians, on our country, on our social safety, and that applies to people not just who are religious.”
Read more details about the report from @nationalpost.
Saudi Arabia will launch an app that allows citizens, residents and visitors to reserve a specific time and date in which to perform the pilgrimage, known as #umrah, “to avoid crowding and maintain social-distancing guidelines.”