A Case for the Existence of God by Dean L. Overman

By Dean L. Overman

.cs95E872D0{text-align:left;text-indent:0pt;margin:0pt 0pt 0pt 0pt} .cs5EFED22F{color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-family:Times New Roman; font-size:12pt; font-weight:normal; font-style:normal; } .csA62DFD6A{color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-family:Times New Roman; font-size:12pt; font-weight:normal; font-style:italic; } a few of the brightest medical minds of our time, from Albert Einstein to Stephen Hawking, have made really good insights into the earliest origins of the universe, yet have didn't finally detect why there's something instead of nothing—why we exist. In A Case for the lifestyles of God, Dean L. Overman examines the newest theories concerning the origins of the universe and explains why even the main refined technological know-how can basically take us thus far. eventually we needs to make a jump of religion to appreciate the area, and Overman argues jump into theism offers the main gratifying conclusions.Overman explores primary questions about why our international exists and the way it capabilities, utilizing ideas of common sense, physics, and theology. In a time whilst faith and technology are usually portrayed as diametrically hostile, A Case for the lifestyles of God provides a fresh view of the interaction among technological know-how and faith and makes a compelling case for the lifestyles of God and his position in our international.

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Experiences of the senses) in space and time. This presupposition unnecessarily excludes rational inquiry into anything beyond the senses. Contemporary science, however, indicates that the fact that one cannot directly experience something with the senses does not mean that one cannot have knowledge about something. Contemporary physics demonstrate that one can discuss God in rational terms, even if God is outside the experience of the human senses. This merely follows accepted methods of reasoning, such as employing abstract rational concepts in quantum physics.

This presupposition unnecessarily excludes rational inquiry into anything beyond the senses. Contemporary science, however, indicates that the fact that one cannot directly experience something with the senses does not mean that one cannot have knowledge about something. Contemporary physics demonstrate that one can discuss God in rational terms, even if God is outside the experience of the human senses. This merely follows accepted methods of reasoning, such as employing abstract rational concepts in quantum physics.

Simply enjoying a finite symphony was not enough. The meaning had to be ultimate. To find any ultimate meaning in our existence, perhaps something permanent, something that is not contingent or dependent on something finite, must exist. Ultimate meaning may require some infinite foundation. Some scientists who think about the finite nature of the universe fail to perceive any ultimate meaning in its existence. ”9 Of course, we have known the finite nature of human constructs for many years. History discloses that human physical, social, and political constructs are all ephemeral.

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