Natural Theology

Course Overview

This course will discuss the problem of atheism today, prove the philosophical proof for the existence of God and what we can understand from reason about God and creation. The text used will be Dr. Woodbury’s Natural Theology.

This course is held on Wednesdays from 4pm to 5pm at the Polding Centre, Sydney and from 6pm to 7pm at the John Berne Centre, Lewisham. 

Course Dates

Term 1
22 February – 6 April 2016 (7 weeks)

Term 2
26 April – 22 June (9 weeks)

Term 3
18 July – 21 September (10 weeks)

Term 4
10 October – 23 November (7 weeks)

5 December – 14 December

How to enrol?

Formal enrolment is done on attendance at first class.


$70 per term to be paid in advance.

If you enroll in multiple courses or have a concession card discounts apply.

Please remember that we are a non-profit organisation. If you are interested in attending but do not have funds to pay the full cost contact us.



Dr. Donald Boland

Dr. Donald Boland with the encouragement of his mentor and teacher Dr Woodbury, obtained his Doctorate in Philosophy at the Angelicum in Rome. From 1970 to 1985 taught philosophy at various Catholic educational institutions in and around Sydney. Since 1986 he has lectured at the Centre for Thomistic Studies and is the current Director. Formerly a lawyer, he has also taught Law at the University of Newcastle and Ethics at the University of Technology, Sydney.