How Can Religion and Science Work Side by Side?

By Cynthia A “The glory of God is intelligence, or in other words, light and truth.” I was brought up by parents who are both scientifically-minded and devoutly religious. As I grew older, I was surprised to discover that many people believe that science and religion must, by definition, contradict each other. It sees a false dichotomy to my view. They don’t need to be at odds because they serve almost entirely separate purposes. Science is largely concerned with uncovering the what and th...
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Do Science and Religion Really Contradict?

By Roger S. When people say they don’t believe in religion because it contradicts science, I think it is because of erroneous interpretations of divine truths. Yes, there is a lot of misguided religion in the world, but don’t throw the baby out with the bathwater. God’s truths are much more compatible with science than are the dogmatic beliefs dictated by some religionists’ misinterpretation of scripture. A great example is the insistence by some that ‘God created the world in seven days, ...
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