Clerks studying astronomy and geometry (France, early 15th century)
I was thinking more about the science/religion question.
Science is nearly certain about its basic truths—atomic, gravitational, evolutionary, quantum, relativity theories. Continue reading Science & Religion: A Dialogue
Rereading all the controversy created by John Haught’s attempt to not make public his debate in 2011 with Jerry Coyne, reminded me of something I was told by my graduate school mentor Richard J. Blackwell more than 25 years ago. Continue reading Philosophers, Theologians, and Scientists
In a 2007 interview with Steve Paulson for Salon titled “The Atheist Delusion,” the Georgetown theologian John Haught made a number of problematic or obviously false claims. Continue reading John Haught: “The Atheist Delusion”
The good advice (original title: Le bon conseil), by Jean-Baptiste Madou.
(Update April 8, 2020 – The Republican party led government’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic reveals the danger we all face with government in the hands of those who don’t believe in it. Strongly consider leaving the USA. For more see my best countries list.)
Continue reading Should You Move Out of the USA if Possible?