Francis Collins

Dr. Francis Collins is a physician and geneticist known for spearheading the Human Genome Project and for his landmark discoveries of disease genes. Collins founded the BioLogos Foundation in November 2007 and served as its president until August 16, 2009, when he resigned to become director of the National Institutes of Health. (Note: All blogs written by Collins were completed before accepting his duty as director of the NIH).

  • A Tough Mind and a Tender Heart

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    Blog Post
    A Tough Mind and a Tender Heart | Francis Collins

    A sermon by Martin Luther King Jr. has profound relevance for contemporary debates over faith and science.  Read More >

    Basics
  • Evolution and the Imago Dei

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    Blog Post
    Evolution and the Imago Dei | Francis Collins

    If you believe that God is the creator, how could the truths about nature we discover through science be a threat to God? Read More >

    Going Deeper
  • BioLoguration

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    Blog Post
    BioLoguration | Francis Collins

    Francis Collins shares what inspired him to create BioLogos.  Read More >

    Basics