"Uncertainty" Tagged Content (Page 2)
The creativity that named us partners with God to protect creation has been essential in our efforts to reclaim and restore what our previous arrogance wrought.
While we may say we want to live “forever,” we simply don’t emotionally or intellectually understand the size of ideas like “infinity” or “eternity.”
As a scientist, it takes years of training and failing, and occasionally succeeding, to become comfortable with knowing that some day you might be proven wrong. How different that looks through the lens of faith!
How do we navigate between reason and optimism as they crash against each other?
How could we be thrilled with one deal in March, and then, when it actually happens in October, be so upset?
If you are a traditional Jew and see a slice of meat that’s likely — but not certain — to be kosher, what do you do?
It is hard to be handed a 508 million year old fossil from the Burgess Shale and not realize that our problems and ideas are fairly small and short-lived.
Can religion — as a source of creative meaning — “inoculate” us against the fears that naturally arise?
Jonathan Morgan and Rev. Doug Hammack share how both science and religion have influenced their views on both love and truth.
Astrophysicist and Christian John ZuHone realizes that in both his scientific life and his religious life, he must rely on something “in between” to get to what he’s really after.
The video and audio from our panel discussion “Can Science and Religion Co-Exist?”
Knowledge and uncertainty, and belief and doubt, are often two sides of the same coin, and it’s the dynamic relationship between the two that drives us forward. At the second Sinai and Synapses seminar, Professors Karl Giberson and Stuart Firestein share their thoughts on this tension.