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Sacred Place, Sacred Role

Check out the details of our video/study guide to help build eco-friendly congregations!


Animals in the Kingdom

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The Youth Forum

Check out a major new initiative to reach College Students across America!


Providing products that will stimulate the mind and stretch the religious imagination

Relevant Resources

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Dynamic Presentations

Providing highly relevant lectures
and messages for your church,
school, or organization

Cutting Edge Subjects

Integrating faith and spirituality with the newest horizons of science and biotechnology


International Conferences

Bringing together leading thinkers from around the world for meaningful dialogue on matters of faith and science.


Building Bridges

Fostering bridges of understanding and cooperation between faith and the global marketplace of ideas.


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Click here to learn about our new and free online education program. Enroll now in our first class offering this fall!



Existing to build bridges of understanding.

The Kirbas Institute is a 501c3 organization that exists to build bridges of understanding, cooperation, respect and acceptance among diverse faith communities and between faith communities and the global marketplace of ideas, especially those related to science and biotechnologies. Our goal is not simply to educate, but to use our educational tools and talents to facilitate a transformation of attitudes, opinions, and relationships for the betterment of society. Learn more about how we do our work by clicking the button on the right. To see an example of our conference work and the products we develop from it, view the short video clips below:

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Thought of the Day

“A religion old or new, that stressed the magnificence of the universe as revealed by modern science, might be able to draw forth reserves of reverence and awe hardly tapped by the conventional faiths. Sooner or later such a religion will emerge.”

-Carl Sagan

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Our role in creation – to love

By |February 5th, 2016|Categories: Paul's Blog|

"From religion comes a man's purpose; from science, his power to achieve it. Sometimes people ask if religion and science are not opposed to one another. They are: in the sense that the thumb and [...]

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Animals in the Kingdom – Ep.1

By |January 7th, 2016|Categories: Animals in the Kingdom|

Episode 1:   The Kingdom

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Follow the Kirbas Institute to Oklahoma City!

By |December 18th, 2015|Categories: Paul's Blog|

As we begin the year 2015, it is a year of big changes for the Kirbas Institute. The Institute is moving from the Chicago area to Oklahoma City. Dr. Paul Kirbas, founder of the Institute, [...]

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