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Science, faith, and politics

Francis Bacon and the utopian roots of the modern age : a commentary on Bacon"s Advancement of learning
  • 342 Pages
  • 1.61 MB
  • English
Cornell University Press , Ithaca
Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626., Science -- Methodology., Logic, Modern -- 17th cen
StatementJerry Weinberger.
LC ClassificationsB1194 .W45 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination342 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2552418M
ISBN 100801418178
LC Control Number85047707

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Niebuhr is one of today's very few truly ecumenical theologians in the sense that he is one of the not more than three or four, whose thoughts and opinions carry considerable weight among the thinkers of every major western denomination.

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This book’s strong suit is genetics, one of Collins’s areas of specialization. Mere Christianity, by C. Lewis This is not a book about science and faith per : Greg Cootsona.

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The relationship between science and the Catholic Church is a widely debated subject. Historically, the Catholic Church has often been a patron of sciences. It has been prolific in the foundation and funding of schools, universities, and hospitals, and many clergy have been active in the sciences.

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The influential book The Faith Factor, from which the title of this post comes, focuses exclusively on religion and its place in American politics. And if we limit ourselves to religious faith, then the most obvious modern-day cases of that faith trumping factual evidence—denial of global warming, rejection of the theory of evolution, etc.

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