23 Famous Scientists Who Are Not Atheists

23 Famous Scientists Who Are Not Atheists

Many atheists are of the opinion that you cannot be a good scientist if you are deluded by religious faith. Let's put the kibosh to that opinion.
Aesthetics and Spirituality Part III: Transformation Through Dress

Aesthetics and Spirituality Part III: Transformation Through Dress

Across the world and throughout human history, artisans have created similar objects in response to their cultures’ religious impulses—including dress.
Fr. George Coyne, SJ: Astrophysicist, Priest, and Former Director of the Vatican Observatory

Fr. George Coyne, SJ: Astrophysicist, Priest, and Former Director of the Vatican Observatory

Fr. George Coyne, SJ, passed away February 14, 2020. As an astrophysicist, priest, and former director of the Vatican Observatory, he was a remarkable man.
The Purpose of a Myth: Insights from J.R.R. Tolkien and Mircea Eliade

The Purpose of a Myth: Insights from J.R.R. Tolkien and Mircea Eliade

What is the purpose of myths? Myths have 2 functions: to give strength through a connection with transcendent reality and to present a paradigm for action.
5 Historical Ways of Verifying Jesus’ Resurrection

5 Historical Ways of Verifying Jesus’ Resurrection

Are there any ways of verifying Jesus’ resurrection? Exegetes like N.T. Wright and Gary Habermas have found 5 historical ways of proving the resurrection.
What is Conscience? Quotes from Immanuel Kant and John Henry Newman

What is Conscience? Quotes from Immanuel Kant and John Henry Newman

Kant and Newman believed you could prove the existence of God through our awareness of the conscience. Here are some quotes that explain their arguments.
What Draws Us to the Sacred? Mircea Eliade on Hierophany, Myths, and Homo Religiosus

What Draws Us to the Sacred? Mircea Eliade on Hierophany, Myths, and Homo Religiosus

Mircea Eliade found that religion originates from an experience of the sacred common to all. Also common are hierophany, myths, and homo religiosus.
Proof of a Soul from the Transcendentals and Our Interior Sense of God

Proof of a Soul from the Transcendentals and Our Interior Sense of God

Plato argued for proof of a soul from transcendental desires. We can also find evidence from the numen, the sacred in the world, and conscience.
Science: God’s Gift to Man

Science: God’s Gift to Man

What does God intend when he gives us gifts? He means to give us joy, make us better, and glorify him. Science is one such gift from God.
The Science (or Lack Thereof) Behind Juan Diego’s Tilma

The Science (or Lack Thereof) Behind Juan Diego’s Tilma

On December 12, 1531, an image of Our Lady of Guadalupe appeared on the tilma of native Aztec, Juan Diego. Since then, scientists have struggled to explain just how the image got there.

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