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IVYBRIDGE U3A
Ivybridge
Devon
Ivybridge U3A Theology, Philosophy and Psychology groups
Group 1 led by Peter Taylor 01364 73427
Email peterftaylor@lineone.net
Group 2 led by Michael Bailey 01752 892777
Email michaelbailey914@btinternet.com
Group 3 led by Averil Heaton 01752 897109
Email aveton1000@gmail.com
Group 4 led by John Bowditch 07866077030
Due to their popularity we now have four TPP discussion groups.  
Group 1 meet on the third Thursday morning of each month in South Brent.   
Group 2 meet on the second Monday afternoon of each month in Ivybridge.
Group 3 meet on the third Thursday morning of each month in Ivybridge.
Group 4 meet on the third Thursday morning of each month in Ivybridge.

(see Group Diary)
What do we discuss?
Whatever people suggest. Topics have included: does Richard Dawkins exist?, a book review of The God Delusion, should the law be obeyed?, what is the meaning of suffering?, will the world end with a bang or a whimper?, what is the basis of morality?, do we have free will?, what is the role of the Ten Commandments?, nature or nurture in ethics and education, the role of buildings in religion.  We’ve also had a guided walking tour of Exeter Cathedral and visited the Plymouth Synagogue.
Are we all experts?
Of course not!  We meet in member’s homes, and different members have led our discussions.  We start with coffee and biscuits, have a short introduction, and then plenty of serious debate of different viewpoints. However much we disagree, there’s always a good-natured atmosphere, accompanied throughout with lots of laughter.  What a delight!