Physicist and common contributor to the religion & science conversation, Dr. Karl Giberson is on the podcast. You will get to hear the inside story of this ex-evangelical scientist’s altering connection to science and the church he initial knew. In the end Dr. Giberson couldn’t see a way for the American evangelical neighborhood to reconcile with science and nowadays, when nonetheless a Christian, performs in a Catholic context.
The subjects we cover are wide-ranging and incorporate:
- Physics & Cosmology
- the Multiverse (and his skepticism)
- the fine-tuning of the universe
- possibility, randomness, and divine action
- (the lack of a) literal Adam and Eve
- life right after evangelicalism
- LGBTQ equality in the church
- evangelical anti-intellectualism
Dr. Giberson holds a PhD in Physics from Rice University. Dr. Giberson has lectured on science-and-religion at the Vatican, Oxford University, London’s Thomas Moore Institute, and at lots of prestigious American venues such as MIT, Brigham Young University and Xavier University.
Dr. Giberson has published extra than 200 testimonials and essays, each technical and well-known, in outlets that incorporate NY Occasions, CNN.com, the Guardian, USA These days, LA Occasions, Salon.com, Find out, Weekly Typical, Quarterly Evaluation of Biology, Perspectives on Science & Faith, The Edge.org, and Books & Culture. He has written or co-authored 10 books, and contributed to lots of edited volumes. At present, Dr. Giberson is a faculty member at Stonehill College where he serves as the Scholar-in-Residence in science and religion.
Here’s Karl’s essential critique of Lawrence Krauss’ account of Creation out of Absolutely nothing that gets pointed out.
Here’s the book suggestions from Dr. Giberson
Here’s a handful of of my preferred books by Dr. Giberson