Genesis and the Big Bang Theory: The Discovery Of Harmony Between Modern Science And The Bible by Gerald Schroeder | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Genesis and the Big Bang Theory: The Discovery Of Harmony Between Modern Science And The Bible

Genesis and the Big Bang Theory: The Discovery Of Harmony Between Modern Science And The Bible

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In this groundbreaking book, physicist Gerald Schroeder takes on skeptics from both sides of the cosmological debate, arguing that science and the Bible are not at odds concerning the origin of the universe.

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In this groundbreaking book, physicist Gerald Schroeder takes on skeptics from both sides of the cosmological debate, arguing that science and the Bible are not at odds concerning the origin of the universe.

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Library Journal
Credit the author, who has equal credentials in physics and theology, with uniquely addressing ultimate origins (the Big Bang) and not just human origins (evolution). Still, his insistence on the literal correctness of Scripture (there's even a little bit of ``counting the begats'') establishes a tone that won't work with many readers. A more theologically sophisticated exposition is Evolution and Creation, edited by Ernan McMullin (Notre Dame Pr. 1985), and George Seielstad's At the Heart of the Web ( LJ 6/1/89) elucidates many of the same themes without invoking divine creation. However, with its thoughtful references encompasing Maimonides to Stephen Jay Gould, Schroeder's book deserves discussion and could become a standard text of ``creation science.'' It is also likely to receive mixed reviews from scientists, a controversy that probably warrants its purchase.-- Gregg Sapp, Montana State Univ. Libs., Bozeman

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780553354133
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
12/28/1991
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
278,233
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.23(h) x 0.47(d)

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Genesis and the Big Bang Theory: The Discovery Of Harmony Between Modern Science And The Bible 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
KamS56 More than 1 year ago
I always suspected that both scientists and certain Christians were blindly arguing over things that were the both sides of the same coin. The scientific and linguistic revelations provided in this book (to a non-scientist) were exciting and made all the sense and difference in the world to my suspicions, proving me right. Scientists who dismiss the Bible are imposing unneeded ignorance upon themselves and their arguments, same for Christians who don't take a look at science because real science is their friend - not the fake science spun off from Darwin's impossible and never-proven (or provable "theory") but cutting edge science like Cosmology, microbiology, quantum physics that make Darwin a joke, a bad joke. This book undergirds the beginning of the opening of your mind to THE truth.
Anonymous 9 months ago
Great book
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Guest More than 1 year ago
Having met Dr Shroeder in Israel I was anxious to read this book. Unable to find it, Barnes and Noble ordered it for me. Its deep and yet understandable. Renews my faith and wonder of my God. I definitely recommend it.