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2014-02-19 23:03:56

Dr. Peter William Clement calls on Catholic theologians to consider scientific evidence or abandon their beliefs Chicoppe, Massachusetts (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 As science and our awareness of the world have changed, so have many of society’s most dearly held perceptions. However, according to Dr. Peter William Clement, Catholicism seems to have ignored these discoveries and trends. Because Catholic theologians have failed to revise and rebuild the intellectual architecture of their...

Misconceptions Over Science And Religion
2014-02-17 07:46:18

David Ruth, Rice University The public's view that science and religion can't work in collaboration is a misconception that stunts progress, according to a new survey of more than 10,000 Americans, scientists and evangelical Protestants. The study by Rice University also found that scientists and the general public are surprisingly similar in their religious practices. The study, "Religious Understandings of Science (RUS)," was conducted by sociologist Elaine Howard Ecklund and...

2013-09-24 23:00:10

Author announces the release of ‘A New and Modern Holy Bible with the Intelligent Design of An Active God’. Martinsburg, W.V. (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 In his 2012 book "A New and Modern Holy Bible with the Intelligent Design of An Active God: ‘A New Bible for Your Coffee Table’" (published by AuthorHouse), George D. Shollenberger proposes his ideas for how to unite people in a new worldwide religion under one God. "A New and Modern Holy Bible with the Intelligent...

2013-06-27 23:34:35

His new book argues that scientific theories are God’s way of displaying the profundity, complexity and greatness of His creation and should be embraced by Christian believers. PRETORIA, South Africa (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Scientists penetrate the awe-inspiring majesties and mysteries of reality more deeply than the rest of their contemporaries – and this reality is, Christians believe, the product of God’s creative power. Author Klaus Nürnberger presents an argument that it is...

2013-06-18 23:00:21

John R. Carpenter examines and gets to the bottom of the incongruity between the never-ending fracas of science vs. religion. Irmo, S.C. (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Science and religion can co-exist. This is what John R. Carpenter puts forward in his new book. Titled The Way The World Works, the author seeks to reconcile these two purportedly opposing concepts maintaining that they are neither antithetical nor hostile to each other. He provides evidences that the existing controversies between...

2012-08-12 23:01:23

Futuristic science fiction novel by Tim Edwards reflects Christian themes GIDDINGS, TX (PRWEB) August 13, 2012 From the legendary creation vs. evolution argument to disagreements regarding the existence of miracles, the debate between religion and science has spanned centuries. While some famous figures such as Albert Einstein have acknowledged the validity of both sides, this perspective seems to be rarity in today´s world. Tim Edwards is a deeply devout Reverend with an innate love...

2012-03-08 08:00:00

Hugh Ross speaks about theistic implications of big bang cosmology Glendora, CA (PRWEB) March 08, 2012 According to astronomer Hugh Ross, human beings live at a unique time and place allowing them to observe the whole of cosmic history, all the way back to the cosmic origin event. Observations by today´s scientists firmly establish the hot big bang model as an accurate depiction of reality. However, thousands of years before astronomers or physicists made observations and developed...

2012-02-20 11:25:40

Biologist Kenneth Miller speaks at AAAS Meeting Feb. 18 Vicious, winner-take-all competition in nature is an essential pillar of evolutionary theory, but it frequently describes the mindset people have about how, or whether, to teach the subject. Religious students sometimes come to class thinking that science and religion are in deliberate opposition, like two lionesses fighting over a kill. When Brown University biologist and practicing Catholic Kenneth Miller teaches evolution, he also...

2012-01-19 15:12:05

For students to accept the theory of evolution, an intuitive “gut feeling” may be just as important as understanding the facts, according to a new study. In an analysis of the beliefs of biology teachers, researchers found that a quick intuitive notion of how right an idea feels was a powerful driver of whether or not students accepted evolution–often trumping factors such as knowledge level or religion. “The whole idea behind acceptance of evolution has been the...

2011-12-02 01:58:36

Study reveals 17 percent of atheists with children are involved in religious institutions for social and personal reasons Some atheist scientists with children embrace religious traditions for social and personal reasons, according to research from Rice University and the University at Buffalo -- The State University of New York (SUNY). The study also found that some atheist scientists want their children to know about different religions so their children can make informed decisions...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.