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See also: Is the Moral Argument Unbelievable?
Jewish history records that Alexander Janneus had 800 of his enemies crucified at his palace while forcing them to watch the execution of their wives and children.… Read more
This article outlines the “argument from reason” against scientific naturalism and for theism.
1 What is Scientific Naturalism?
Scientific naturalism, or strict naturalism, is the view that the spatio-temporal universe of entities postulated by our best current (or ideal) sciences, particularly physics, is all there is (Moreland, 2012, p.284) This world-view aims to provide an event-causal, scientific account of how everything has come to be and a general ontology in which the only entities which exist are those which bear a relevant similarity to those which would characterise a completed form of physics (Moreland, 2012, pp.282-285).… Read more
Dr Mark McCartney (co-editor “Kelvin: Life, Labours and Legacy” (Oxford University Press) )and Dr David Glass (“Atheism’s New Clothes (IVP) ) discuss the meaning of faith, the scientific evidence for God’s existence, the limits and strengths of science, “God-of-the-Gaps”, morality and the resurrection of Jesus Christ.… Read more
In part 1 Mark explains the limits of science, responds to the claim that science and Christianity have always been in conflict, and sums up the evidence for God in three words: “There are laws.”
In part 2 Mark develops his thoughts on atheism, science and morality, explains the “Fine-Tuning” argument, and discusses multiverses.… Read more
In Part 1 David briefly explains why a scientist can believe in God, discusses the scientific evidence for God’s existence
In Part 2 David deals with objections to the case for God’s existence, Richard Dawkins’ “God Delusion”, miracles and the evidence for the resurrection.… Read more