When you use God to explain all the things that you can’t currently understand, then you are setting God up to be gone one day, when we do understand those things.
Arvin Gouw and Ted Peters discuss how they have maintained their faith despite taking on careers that center around inquiry and skepticism.
Kendra Moore and Kate Stockly discuss how they ventured outside their comfort zones, and what it taught them.
Answering difficult questions about the world and comforting people in a time of need requires the best wisdom from both religion and science.
Is science driving emerging adults from religion? Our Sinai and Synapses Fellows discuss.
Aligning an AI’s behavior with our values and goals is no trivial task.
Ian Binns, Ph.D. and Dr. Mark Bloom discuss how they came to hold a belief about science and religion being in dialogue rather than in opposition.
How do our competing cognitive systems – one fast and one slow, as described by Daniel Kahneman – frame our experience of God?
The Modeling Religion Project at the Center for Mind and Culture in Boston uses computer simulations to refine and compare theories of religion, cognition, and culture.
The United States in the 21st century is becoming more secular, but is this actually causing it to move in a progressive direction as many of us think?