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Quarks, Chaos and Christianity : Questions To Science and Religion (Rev 05 Edition)

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Templeton Award winner and theoretical physicist John Polkinghorne explores the gap between science and religion. "Do we have to choose between the scientific and religious views of the world, or are they complementary understandings that give us a fuller picture than either on their own would provide?" Quarks, Chaos, & Christianity shows the ways that both science and religion point to something greater than ourselves. Topics include: chaos theory; evolution; miracles; cosmology; guest for God; how God answers prayer; our human nature; religious fact and opinion; scientists and prayer.

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In a crystal clear discussion of science and religion and their logical friendship in the search for truth and understanding, Polkinghorne draws on discoveries made in atomic physics to make credible the claims of Christianity, and helps refine Christian perceptions through the knowledge that the new science brings. He discusses belief in God, chaos, evolution, miracles, and prayer, and gives an answer to the question: Can a scientist believe?

Product Details

ISBN:
9780824524067
Author:
Polkinghorne, John C.
Publisher:
Crossroad Publishing Company
Author:
Polkinghorne, John
Author:
Polkinghorne, J. C.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Physics
Subject:
Christianity
Subject:
Philosophy & Social Aspects
Subject:
Christianity - Theology - Cosmology
Subject:
Religion & Science
Subject:
Christian Theology - Cosmology
Subject:
REL106000
Subject:
Religion and science
Subject:
Physics -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Subject:
Religion Miscellaneous-Religion and Science
Subject:
Religion World-Religion and Science
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20060931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.38 in 0.36 lb

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"Synopsis" by , In a crystal clear discussion of science and religion and their logical friendship in the search for truth and understanding, Polkinghorne draws on discoveries made in atomic physics to make credible the claims of Christianity, and helps refine Christian perceptions through the knowledge that the new science brings. He discusses belief in God, chaos, evolution, miracles, and prayer, and gives an answer to the question: Can a scientist believe?
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