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Popular Theology Tested by Modern Science: In a Series of Letters to a Friend

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The #1 New York Times bestseller With o, copies sold in 50 languages, and used in more than nations, Dianetics brings dramatic and permanent improvement to people all over the world. “While it’s true that Dianetics has become the self-improvement classic, there can be little doubt that what it has to offer is just what people are now looking for in ever increasing numbers.   In his book, Flew calls Paul Davies “arguably the most influential contemporary expositor of modern science.” “I’m afraid this is a spectacle of my not remembering!” He said this with a.

William James was the American philosopher whose work in psychology established that science as an important element in the revision of social and philosophical doctrines at the turn of the nineteenth century. Thereafter it was no longer possible to erect systems in purely deductive fashion. All thought must take account of the deliverances of current natural science, and particularly the. In he was one of the contributors to the Essays and Reviews, a series of treatises that re-examined the contents and meaning of biblical writings in light of modern historical scholarship. In his Bampton Lectures of he defended the proposition that the physical operation of the universe was determined, implying that God does not.

The Stoics offer us valuable strategies of thinking about and dealing with hardships that remain relevant for modern society, says the philosophy professor and author Massimo he recommends the five books that best express the essence of Stoicism and how it might be applied to real life. the same type, and this theory he developed, testing it at various stages as Nature was more and more displayed to him. It fell to his lot to bear the brunt in a struggle against heavy odds which lasted many years. For the man who now took up the warfare, avowedly for science but unconsciously for theology, was the foremost naturalist then.


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Carl F. Henry () was the founding Editor of Christianity Today, and one of the foremost evangelical scholars of the 20th century. He wrote many books, most notably God, Revelation and Authority (6 Volume Set), but also books such as The Uneasy Conscience of Modern Fundamentalism.

The other volumes in this series are: Friedrich Schleiermacher, Soren Kierkegaard, Cited by: 5. Shelves: science-faith, philosophy, science, religion, christianity, history A thoroughly excellent discussion of the relationship between Modern Physics and Christian theology.

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Hildegard of Bingen (–): also known as Saint Hildegard and Sibyl of the Rhine, was a German Benedictine abbess. She is considered to be the founder of scientific natural history in Germany; Robert Grosseteste (c–): Bishop of Lincoln, he was the central character of the English intellectual movement in the first half of the 13th century and is considered the founder of.

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I repeated the same test for the Old Testament and the Gospels, always preserving the same objective outlook. In the former I did not even have to go beyond the first book, Genesis, to find statements totally out of keeping With the cast-iron facts of modern science.

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Award-winning scientist E. H. Andrews writes: Is it possible for an ancient book such as the Bible to provide the Christian today with a philosophy of modern science? The answer given to this question is a resounding Yes.