I received a question about the relationship between science and faith. How are we to overcome contradictions if they should arise? My response is below:
I was surprised by the article on Fox News, “Stephen Hawking says he knows what happened before the dawn of time.” As news stories go, the article did not live up to the headline. It seemed to be based on an article by Stephen Hawking entitled, “The Beginning of Time.” In that article Hawking does … More Has Hawking buried God?
William Dembski writes about the response to the problem of evil known as theistic evolution.  Theistic evolution in general tries to reconcile evolutionary theory with theistic belief. The position holds that God engineered the origin of species utilizing the evolutionary process. Gerald Rau further breaks down theistic evolution into two categories: planned evolution and … More Theistic Evolution and Evil
James Dew Jr. reviews the logical form of the problem of evil in his essay, “The Logical Problem of Evil.” In this essay he interacts with various attempts to demonstrate a logical contradiction within the classical theist doctrines of God’s omnibenevolence and omnipotence with the existence of evil. The common theme among the various proponents … More The Logical Problem of Evil