The Case for a Creator

The Case for a Creator : A Journalist Investigates Scientific Evidence That Points Toward God

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During his academic years, Lee Strobel became convinced that God was outmoded, a belief that colored his ensuing career as an award-winning journalist at the Chicago Tribune. Science had made the idea of a Creator irrelevant--or so Strobel thought. But today science is pointing in a different direction. In recent years, a diverse and impressive body of research has increasingly supported the conclusion that the universe was intelligently designed. At the same time, Darwinism has faltered in the face of concrete facts and hard reason. Has science discovered God? At the very least, it's giving faith an immense boost as new findings emerge about the incredible complexity of our universe. Join Strobel as he reexamines the theories that once led him away from God. Through his compelling account, you'll encounter the mind-stretching discoveries from cosmology, cellular biology, DNA research, astronomy, physics, and human consciousness that present astonishing evidence in The Case for a Creator.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 432 pages
  • 105 x 171 x 28mm | 208g
  • Grand Rapids, United States
  • English
  • Revised ed.
  • 0310242096
  • 9780310242093
  • 86,660

Table of contents

Chapter 1 White-Coated Scientists Versus Black-Robed Preachers 7
Chapter 2 The Images of Evolution 19
Chapter 3 Doubts about Darwinism An interview with Jonathan Wells 35
Chapter 4 Where Science Meets Faith An interview with Stephen C. Meyer 83
Chapter 5 The Evidence of Cosmology: Beginning with a Bang An interview with William Lane Craig 113
Chapter 6 The Evidence of Physics: The Cosmos on a Razor’s Edge An interview with Robin Collins 153
Chapter 7 The Evidence of Astronomy: The Privileged Planet An interview with Guillermo Gonzalez and Jay Wesley Richards 189
Chapter 8 The Evidence of Biochemistry: The Complexity of Molecular Machines An interview with Michael J. Behe 239
Chapter 9 The Evidence of Biological Information: The Challenge of DNA and the Origin of Life An interview with Stephen C. Meyer 271
Chapter 10 The Evidence of Consciousness: The Enigma of the Mind An interview with J. P. Moreland 307
Chapter 11 The Cumulative Case for a Creator 341
Appendix: A Summary of the Case for Christ 367
Deliberations: Questions for
Reflection or Group Study 375
Notes 385
Acknowledgments 413
Index 415
About the Author 428
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