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John Macarthur Claimed There Is ‘No Pandemic.’ He Was Politicizing Science, Experts Say

John Macarthur Claimed There Is 'No Pandemic.' He Was Politicizing Science, Experts Say (RNS) This past Sunday (Aug. 30) John MacArthur, the senior pastor of Los Angeles Grace Community Church, made a startling statement.There is no pandemic, he said.His proof? A recent Centers for Disease Control report that only 6% of U.S. deaths attributed to... Read more

Greedy Algorithms and the Gospel: How Computer Science Helps Us Appreciate God More – Christ and Pop Culture

Have you sent a text or used GPS navigation recently? Whether or not you were aware of it, you used a greedy algorithm, a topic studied in computer science. But greedy algorithms can do far more than just power technology. They and the ideas behind them can also be instructive spiritually. Before diving in further,... Read more

The Answers Christianity Has That Science Doesnt

Humans have a unique capacity for wondering about meaning, purpose, and value. No other being on earth, or as far as we know in the entire cosmos, shares our reflective nature. In Born to Wonder:Exploring Our Deepest QuestionsWhy Are We Here and Why Does It Matter?, Alister McGrath sets out to explore the significance of... Read more

No, Science Cant Provide Morals: Why the New View (Still) Falls Short

We look to science for help now more than ever. If there’s a problem to solve, or a disagreement to settle, or a mystery to unravel, we’ve grown accustomed to consulting scientists first and trusting their expertise. Hardly anything is taken to be settled or even knowable until it receives the scientist’s imprimatur. But in... Read more

18 States Ask Supreme Court to Uphold 15-Week Abortion Ban, Say Modern Science ‘Undermines’ Roe

18 States Ask Supreme Court to Uphold 15-Week Abortion Ban, Say Modern Science 'Undermines' Roe A coalition of 18 states is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold Mississippis 15-week abortion ban, pointing to advances in science and brutal abortion procedures that involve ripping a fetus apart limb by limb.The Mississippi law, passed... Read more

Is it really crazy to ignore ‘the science’ on coronavirus?

(Photo: Unsplash/Martin Sanchez)Well-known theologian Tom Wright has said it is "crazy" to ignore the science on coronavirus, calling it both "fascinating and worrying" that some Christians are reluctant to believe the scientific community's expert opinion on the disease.  What Dr Wright is failing to acknowledge is that the scientific community does not have one expert opinion... Read more

It’s ‘crazy’ to ignore the science on coronavirus, says NT Wright

NT Wright said it was more beneficial for Christians to ask what they could do than "why did this happen?".Theologian NT Wright has called it both "fascinating and worrying" that some Christians are reluctant to believe the scientific community's expert opinion on coronavirus. The University of St Andrews scholar said it was "just trivial" to... Read more

Christianity and science are not incompatible

(Photo: Unsplash/Louis Reed)In 23 years of ordained ministry in the Church of England, I came across many people who assumed that science has 'disproved' Christianity. Having a blind faith in this assumption, they seemed to have been brainwashed by the educational system and the mainstream media.Young people I came across in parish ministry had been... Read more

New Science Suggests That, Sure, Your Canine Loves You | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] For a very long time, scientists have been skeptical about attributing an emotion as difficult as like to any animals. As an alternative, they stated, pets perceive that their house owners shield and feed them, and deal with us accordingly. It'd look like love, nevertheless it’s actually simply sensible survival instincts. However... Read more