"Sinai and Synapses Fellowship" Tagged Content (Page 10)
When do the languages of religion and science create commonality, and when do they create difference?
Despite the change around me, what is true and what is right has not changed, and some truths are not dependent on people to give them value.
Can religion — as a source of creative meaning — “inoculate” us against the fears that naturally arise?
We shouldn’t stop consulting traditional world maps, with their borders and demarcations. But we could probably all benefit from a glance at the Pale Blue Dot map, too.
What scientific and religious tools can we use to help us deal with trauma?
When we join hands we do so with wounds still open.
Physically going to your mosque, temple, church, or place of worship continually predicts a longer life. Why would this be the case?
Science is the best way we can appreciate “what is,” and religion helps move us towards “what could be.”
How can seminarians effectively bring science into their theological education?
Awe often leads both theists and non-theists to seek order and structure.
What do we learn from failure? What happens when our dogma — whether scientific or religious — turns out to be wrong?
Questions of “wonder” can spark tremendous creativity.