Nov 4, 2018
It's an age old question--some would say an age old myth--but
let's be fair in asking it: Are science and religion fundamentally
at odds? Well, I suppose that depends on who you ask. But at least
one theoretical physicist (enter Stephen Barr) says no--no they
most certainly are not. Not only are religion and science not
at odds, suggests Barr, but there is deep and important consonance
between the two, when each is properly understood.
In this episode:
- Does physics tell us everything we need to know about
ourselves, and the world?
- Has physics eliminated the need for God?
- What is the real history of the Catholic Church and its
approach to science?
- What about miracles? Don't miracles violate the laws of
- Do humans really have freewill? Or is everything we do
determined by the laws of nature?
- Can theism provide the proper philosophical background for
Show Notes and Mentioned Resources
The Society of Catholic Scientists
Modern Physics and Ancient
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