Answering difficult questions about the world and comforting people in a time of need requires the best wisdom from both religion and science.
As part of Sinai and Synapses’ series “More Light, Less Heat,” Dr. Ashlynn S. Stillwell and Reverend Brian Sauder discuss how their faith led them to their environmental work.
Rabbi Rachael Jackson and Rabbi Michal Loving discuss how can science and religion add up to a holistic human experience.
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.
Science is the best way we can appreciate “what is,” and religion helps move us towards “what could be.”
Questions of “wonder” can spark tremendous creativity.
If we can approach our level of knowledge with humility and openness, we can discover more about ourselves and our world.
If we can ask questions in the way first-graders do, we can break down so many of the barriers and false dichotomies in the world today.
Can drama change the way we talk about religion and science? A fan of “Star Trek” and “Star Wars” and a former theater professional believe so.
Rev. Mark Goodman and Rex Jung, Ph.D. ask, “How do we learn what we learn?”