The philosopher Alvin Plantinga recently wrote, “There is superficial conflict but deep concord between science and theistic religion, but superficial concord and deep conflict between science and naturalism.” Both Christianity and Judaism rely on Biblical passages to describe the way God acts in the world. This lecture develops an approach to reading these texts that is generally in line with Plantinga’s insight.
For further reading:
- The God of Miracles: An Exegetical Examination of God's Action in the World (C. John Collins)
- Where the Conflict Really Lies: Science, Religion, and Naturalism (Alvin Plantinga)