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Can Religious Faith and Science Co-exist?
There are individuals that believe both in theological and scientific propositions. These individuals see no conflict between them.
Christianity in particular has made an
to modern science. A strong
can be made that modern science in the West is the direct result of Christian influence and thought.
Science is a product of faith, as many scientific advancements were made in
Faith can sometimes be a motivation to 'do science'. A study of the history of science reveals the
behind some prominent scientists such as Isaac Newton.
For many years
the majority of Nobel Prize winners
were religious rather than atheist. Anyone can believe in God and still complete great scientific accomplishments. (p.59)
Many religious people
believe in science
Many scientists have (or had, regarding historical ones) a belief in religion that's either co-existing independently or whose ideas are influencing each other.
People generally, including scientists, tend to hold views that are not comprehensively logical, or internally consistent across the board. Yet, we have very good philosophical reasons (logical absolutes) to suspect our universe to be logically consistent (even given quantum weirdness).