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Why I Am An Accommodationist

Robert J. Asher | Posted 04.30.2012 | Religion
Robert J. Asher

In the sense that I believe in God, I am religious. However, I empathize with skeptics who, once they hear a believer begin with a phrase like "God's love" or "religious truth," dismiss the claims on history that often follow.

The Catholic Church And Child Abuse: Deja Vu All Over Again

Michael Ruse | Posted 12.19.2011 | Religion
Michael Ruse

Too often, established religion does make possible evil things and clearly the Kansas City situation is one such case. The authority and attitude of the bishop makes what happened all too possible and common.

The Precarious But Profound Middle Ground In The Struggle Between Religion And Science

Karl Giberson, Ph.D | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Karl Giberson, Ph.D

Why is it that people on middle ground always seem to be on the "other" team? Has everyone in the country decided that there is only "us" and "them," so that "not us" equals "them"?

Accommodationism In The Religion-Science Debate: Why It's Incomplete

Michael Ruse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Michael Ruse

Accommodationists are missing a very important link in the argument. Why are there questions that science cannot answer, and why is it that it is these questions rather than others that science cannot answer?

A Darwinian Can Be a Christian, Too

Michael Ruse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Michael Ruse

Those of us who think that science and religion can be reconciled need to keep searching for a satisfactory solution to the puzzle of the necessity of humans and the non-directionality of Darwinism.