Christianity and Science Archive

Would Extraterrestrial Intelligent Life Spell Doom for Christianity?

This article first appeared in Christian Research Journal, volume 35, number 01 (2013). For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: On February 1, 2011, NASA’s Kepler mission team announced that they had discovered 1,235 candidate planets orbiting other stars (exoplanets). Launched on March 6, 2009, the Kepler mission’s primary science […]

No God-of-the-Gaps Allowed: Francis Collins and Theistic Evolution

Geneticist Francis Collins, director of the Human Genome Project, is one of the world’s best‐known scientists. An outspoken Christian, he recently challenged equally outspoken Oxford zoologist and atheist Richard Dawkins in the pages of Time magazine. Collins’s book The Language of God: A Scientist Presents Evidence for Belief is equal parts autobiography, scientific reflection, theological […]

Genesis and Starlight

Hank answers a question concerning the age of the earth and how Adam and Eve observed starlight. For more on

The Bible and Archaeology

Hank addresses a caller’s question on the location of Sodom and Gomorra and how this may or may not be

Thinking Clearly about God and Evolution

Jay W. Richards, Ph.D., is the author of Money, Greed, and God: Why Capitalism Is the Solution and Not the Problem (HarperOne, 2009). His feature article, “Think Clearly about God and Evolution” on which this post is based appears in the Volume 35, No. 1 special origins issue of the Christian Research Journal available by […]

Religion Blogs

In the days when reading was synonymous with printed words on paper, people who wanted to learn about Christianity and politics in America would dig into books such as The Naked Public Square. Readers curious about Buddhism consulted books by famed practitioners such as D. T. Suzuki or Thich Nhat Hanh. Those books are still […]