Category Archives: Science and Reason

Science and Reason: Changing Truth

“I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with senses, reason and intellect has intended us to forego their use and by some other means to give us knowledge which we can attain … Continue reading

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Science and Reason: Changing Stories

If we have within us a biological need to internalize a rather permanent story of what the world is about, then not having a story, or being confronted with the changing story of science, could trigger a personal crisis. What … Continue reading

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Science and Reason: No Fear

Nothing in life is to be feared.  It is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more so that we may fear less.  —Marie Curie* Too often, religions foster fear in their adherents.  The fear fits a … Continue reading

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Science and Reason: Seeing and Saying

It is a rare qualification to be able to state a fact simply and adequately . . . to conceive and suffer the truth to pass through us living and intact . . . First of all a man must … Continue reading

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Science and Reason: Thinking in Two’s

What interest would religion have in science and reason?  Unfortunately, that is a question that one might find being asked in our culture, and one wouldn’t have to search too far to find it. One example:  school boards in more … Continue reading

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