A little randomness turned out to be a boon to the group
Perhaps God expresses his intentions in this relational fashion. This is a very different paradigm than God-as-artist, where he directly selects every detail of the final product.
This week, I want to highlight some of the scientific topics [BioLogos’ Evolution & Christian Faith conference]. I had a hard time choosing, especially since these recordings allowed me to catch up with talks I wasn’t able to attend in person.
I’ve always been sympathetic to Einstein’s famous assertion “God doesn’t play dice with the world.” In my public health training, I regularly and fruitfully used statistics and probability theory. Ideologically, they struck me as concessions to pragmatism. Human beings are too complex, their measurable attributes innumerable; we cannot know enough about them to accurately describe […]