Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “science”

The Relic They Cannot Explain

The mystery of the Shroud of Turin

Posted April 4th, 2015

God Is Not Found Through Science

Francis Beckwith’s response to Eric Metaxas

Posted January 2nd, 2015

Signs from Science

Cosmology doesn’t prove God’s existence, but it does point towards the plausibility of that conclusion

Posted December 30th, 2014

Shirtgate & Souring on Feminism

‘Man-bashing and special pleading’: why feminism has lost appeal

Posted November 19th, 2014

I Keep Telling You People Sasquatch Exists!

Science journalist Carl Zimmer says we can’t rule out the possibility that …

Posted August 8th, 2014

What Scientism Is, And Is Not

In yesterday’s Neil deGrasse Tyson discussion over scientism, more than a few …

Posted May 9th, 2014

Race, Genetics, And Nicholas Wade

Writing in the Wall Street Journal, Charles Murray says the new book …

Posted May 5th, 2014

Atheist: We Should Study Mystical Experience

Barbara Ehrenreich is a confirmed atheist, but she says she once had …

Posted April 7th, 2014

Reductionism & The Radio In Your Head

I’m a fan of Jeffrey Kripal, the Rice University religion professor, who …

Posted April 3rd, 2014

Purgatorio, Canto XV

This canto begins with another instance of the pilgrim’s being struck by …

Posted March 19th, 2014

Walker Percy Takes Carl Sagan To School

Artur Rosman has a nice post excerpting Walker Percy’s nonfiction book Lost …

Posted March 19th, 2014

In Defense Of Creationists

Michael Brendan Dougherty doesn’t agree with Christians who believe Genesis is a …

Posted February 13th, 2014

Is Atheism Rational?

In a New Yorker essay reviewing a series of recent books about …

Posted February 11th, 2014

Ken Ham & Bill Nye, Meet Met. Nicholas & BioLogos

Lots of people are talking about the televised CNN debate between Ken …

Posted February 6th, 2014

Evolution & The Culture War

The reader Thursday commented on an earlier thread: I believe evolution by …

Posted January 27th, 2014

Wieseltier Against Scientism

Leon Wieseltier opens up on Steven Pinker’s scientism¬†(which is not the same …

Posted September 19th, 2013

Godless In Academia

Richard Dawkins confesses that he is a “cultural Anglican.” Excerpt: Prof Dawkins …

Posted September 12th, 2013