Explore the historical conflict between Galileo and the Church, delving into the Roman Inquisition, heliocentric theory, and the role of Bible interpretation in shaping the debate between science and religion.
Reconciling Science and the Bible
Does the Bible harmonize with scientific truths about the natural world? Is it accurate when it mentions matters of science? Doesn't the Bible conflict with established scientific facts, like creation vs. evolution or the age of the earth? Doesn't the Bible contain scientific impossibilities like a global flood, resurrection, and converting water into wine?
Science and Christianity?
Interactions between science and Christianity are often mistakenly described under the heading “Science and the Bible.” Little progress can be made, however, until one realizes that such a comparison results from a confusion of categories.