An Introduction to Science and Religion with Denis Lamoureux

Denis Lamoureux, author of Evolutionary Creation: A Christian Approach to Evolution and I Love Jesus & I Accept Evolution–and who also recently completed a series of posts here on the latter (the final post is here)–teaches an online course at St. Joseph’s College, University of Alberta, “Science and Religion: An Introduction.” A 20+ minute overview of [Read More...]

Evolution, Evangelicalism, Inerrancy, and Pin the Tail on the Donkey

I’ve been reading some books (like this one) and online essays lately on evangelicalism and evolution, and I have to stop and ask myself: Can evangelicalism really incorporate evolution into its theology system, or do these very attempts expose the problems of evangelical theology that need to be addressed? I’m not sure evolution and evangelicalism in its [Read More...]

A Possible Paradigm Shift in Evolutionary Biology? Thank the Microbes

Full disclosure: This post is from the “I wish I had paid better attention in high school science rather than play Rock’em Sock’em Robots with the lab frogs, which is why I work in the humanities” department, but a friend of mine in the sciences passed this on to me a couple of days ago, [Read More...]

Evolution is Ordained and Sustained by God: Slideshow 7 by Denis Lamoureux

Today we have Denis Lamoureux’s 7th and next-to-last slideshow summarizing his popular book I Love Jesus & I Accept Evolution. Lamoureux continues his presentation on chapter 6 of his book, which deals with the specifics of human evolution.  (For those new to this series, all previous posts are linked in last week’s installment.) The topic today [Read More...]

Paul Believed in Adam, and So Should You (?): latest slideshow from Denis Lamoureux

Today we continue Denis Lamoureux’s series of brief slideshows on his popular book I Love Jesus & I Accept Evolution. In the previous five slideshows, Lamoureux covered chapters 1 and 2, chapter 3, a supplement to chapter 4 (the sources of Genesis), chapter 4 (“Biblical Accounts of Origins”), and the first portion of  chapter 6  on human evolution. In today’s installment, Lamoureux continues his summary [Read More...]