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Killing Einstein's God

Amir Aczel | Posted 06.14.2014 | Religion
Amir Aczel

Einstein believed in something like Spinoza's "God": a powerful entity that transcends the world. To Einstein, "God" was the maker of the laws of physics that he, Einstein, saw as his life's role to uncover. This is far from the "God" of organized Western religions, to be sure, but it is equally far from Lawrence Krauss "universe from nothing."

Bible Signed By Einstein Sold For Crazy Sum

AP | Posted 06.28.2013 | Religion

NEW YORK -- A Bible with an inscription from Albert Einstein has sold for $68,500 at an auction in New York City. The Bible was part of a fine books ...

Einstein's Religion as Weakness Supported by Science

Nigel Barber | Posted 12.16.2012 | Science
Nigel Barber

If all religious people believed as little as Einstein, religion would soon go out of business.

Albert Einstein's Faith: Was the Great Physicist Spiritual?

Krista Tippett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Krista Tippett

I've always been suspicious of the way Einstein's famous line, "God does not play dice with the universe," gets quoted for vastly different purposes. I wanted to understand what Einstein meant as a physicist when he said that.