The BioLogos Book Club discussion of Francis Collins’ The Language of God.
  • “The Language of God” Book Club – Chapters 1 & 2

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        “In this modern era of cosmology, evolution, and the human genome, is there still the possibility of a richly satisfying harmony between the scientific and spi... Read More >

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  • “The Language of God” Book Club – Chapter 3

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        What if they can develop an empirically sound explanation for how our universe originated? Does this rule God out of the picture? Or does it merely push things back ... Read More >

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  • “The Language of God” Book Club – Chapter 4

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        Some people who brook no “god of the gaps” arguments anywhere else look to these three moments as more reasonable places to insert God into natural proce... Read More >

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  • “The Language of God” Book Club–Chapter 5

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        Does Collins show that Evangelicals have turned the corner on the scandal Noll brought to light, or does the continued resistance of the majority of Evangelicals to ... Read More >

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  • “The Language of God” Book Club–Chapter 6

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        How should we interpret the Bible? What is the role of tradition? What is the role of science? Who gets to decide whether traditional interpretations need to change?... Read More >

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  • “The Language of God” Book Club – Chapters 7-9

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        How can we avoid a god of the gaps situation without completely removing God from the created order? How else might we describe God’s relationship to the funct... Read More >

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  • “The Language of God” Book Club – Chapters 10-11

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        Collins’ original use of the term “BioLogos” was as an alternative label for the position often known as “theistic evolution.” Now this... Read More >

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