The Heart of a Great Scientist: Robert Boyle’s Religious Life, Attitudes and Vocation Part 1
Fellow of the History of Science for the BioLogos Foundation and Distinguished Professor of the History of Science at Messiah College, Grantham, Penn., and Director of the Central Pennsylvania Forum for Religion and Science
In this presentation from July 2016, Dr. Davis discusses early Christian scientist Robert Boyle’s studies on intelligent design and methodological naturalism and how they interacted. Boyle was a prominent scientist in 17th century England and one of the creators of the modern scientific attitude toward laboratory methodology.
boyle's law, boyle's life, bad marriages, boyle's piety
Christianity | Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion
Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep
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Michael Hunter, Issac Watts
Davis, Ted, "The Heart of a Great Scientist: Robert Boyle’s Religious Life, Attitudes and Vocation Part 1" (2016). Theological History of Science. 7.