Marc Andrus, Rt. Rev.,
is the Episcopal Bishop of California. His leadership has focused on key issues related to peace and justice, including immigration reform, climate change, civil rights for LBGT persons, and health care.
The sciences are moving towards a more holistic view of reality, in which creativity is inherent in all nature. Meanwhile, consciousness studies open new perspectives on the mind, seeing it as extended beyond the brain, and interconnected with each other and with the world.