Matt J. Rossano

Matt J. Rossano is Professor of Psychology at Southeastern Louisiana University and author of Supernatural Selection: How Religion Evolved.

  • Does the Resurrection Contradict Science?

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    Does the Resurrection Contradict Science? | Matt J. Rossano

    The Resurrection is not a violation of the old, it's the manifestation of something entirely new. It is a singular event that strains the limits of our understanding. Read More >

    Going Deeper
  • Evolution: Is God Just Playing Dice?

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    Evolution: Is God Just Playing Dice? | Matt J. Rossano

    Gould argued that evolution had no inherent directionality. We are mere accidents; a "tiny twig on an improbable branch of a contingent limb on a fortunate tree". Read More >

    Going Deeper
  • Thomas Aquinas: Saint of Evolutionary Psychologists?

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    Thomas Aquinas: Saint of Evolutionary Psychologists? | Matt J. Rossano

    Would Aquinas be an evolutionist? His writing suggest a mind already resonating with many evolutionary concepts and he was just too curious and smart not be at the intellectual vangua... Read More >

    Basics
  • Are Infinities More Scientific Than God?

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    Are Infinities More Scientific Than God? | Matt J. Rossano

    Rossano discusses the limits of naturalism: proposing an infinity of unobservable entities, as the naturalist must, is no more scientifically defensible than proposing a single unobse... Read More >

    Going Deeper
  • The Christian Revolution

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    The Christian Revolution | Matt J. Rossano

    Philosopher and Orthodox theologian David Bentley Hart contends that it was Christianity that bequeathed to humanity an entirely new vision of the human person. So what was this new v... Read More >

    Going Deeper