The idea of who or what God is has changed radically through the ages. Yet it enabled us humans to unify our understanding of the world we live in and to find meaning in life. But where is God now, at a time when so many people have abandoned their religious beliefs?
Lloyd Geering has strong Central Otago connections but it was his trial for heresy in 1967 in Christchurch that made him a national figure. This theological professor from Knox College has kept faith with those ‘heretical’ ideas. He continues to win a huge response up and down the country as he speaks directly to people who find conventional religious ideas increasingly hollow.