In his Origin of Species (1859), Charles Darwin states the discovery of fossil records require slowly changing life from one animal species to another different species by means of natural selection. His theory of evolution speculates that all life comes from one common ancestor at the base of his “tree of life” pattern, and […]
In the mid-twentieth century, C.S. Lewis is deeply troubled by the reductionistic efforts forming in society. Were men nothing but the sum of their physical parts? The Abolition of Man exposes the far-reaching effects on what this perception could mean for humankind.
The Green Book was a name he gave an elementary school book, showing changes in […]
Due to an inability to describe the world around them, people living before the age of science often attributed to God the sole cause of natural events. In man’s ignorance, he often gave God the credit for certain key biological or physical mechanisms that today can be explained through the scientific method of discovery. […]
Freedom. We love it. We fight for it. We die for it. It is the best gift God has ever endowed upon humanity—free will. But is our free will truly free if we allow ourselves to do whatever we want? Let’s take a look at how this plays out culturally.
In the mindset of […]
There appears to be a reflection of modern scientific theory in Western society. Quantum mechanics, for example, emphasizes uncertainty, randomness, incomprehensibility, and lack of causes—is it fate, or a lucky roll of the dice? This science theory originated in the depressed mood of post World War I Germany, connecting the public mood from the horrors of war. Coupled […]