Responding to a Scientist’s View of Religion
by Carey Bryant
The YouTube channel Jubilee has a series called Middle Ground where people of opposite perspectives get together to discuss their differences.
One episode is called, “Can Scientists and Religious Leaders See Eye to Eye?” You can watch it here.
I want to address the comments made by Don, a paleontologist and geologist.
Don first talked about his view of how science and religion interact. He said, “I’ve battled creationism most of my entire career” and that religion “brings in a whole category of things that violates my rules as a scientist as well.”
He goes on to give three objections to religion throughout the show. I believe that Christianity has adequate responses to each of them…