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 Outside of Boston Public Library sits the statue "Science," directly opposite Trinity Church in Copley Square.  Some rights reserved by 3eyedmonsta

Highly evolved questions

What scientists and theologians talk about

One story told widely by the New Atheists is that science deals with hard empirical facts on which rational choices can be based, while theology perpetuates superstitions, illusions and wishful thinking. Perhaps by way of reaction, other people insist that although science and theology have very different methods, they share a common commitment to building a body of knowledge through patient investigation that eventually gives access to reality (if somewhat different versions of it).

 

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