Which god? God or god?
“Thou shalt have no other god before me.” (Exodus 20:3 KJV)
January 28, 2011
Above all, do not attempt to use science (I mean, the real sciences) as a defence against __________. They will positively encourage him to think about realities he can’t touch and see. There have been sad cases among the modern physicists. If he must dabble in science, keep him on economics and sociology; don’t let him get away from that invaluable ‘real life’. But the best of all is to let him read no science but to give him a grand general idea that he knows it all and that everything he happens to have picked up in casual talk and reading is ‘the results of modern investigation’. Do remember you are there to fuddle him. From the way some of you young ______ talk, anyone would suppose it was our job to teach!
But I'm not going to tell you where -
Here's the question. Who exactly is it that's so afraid of science that they don't want the truth to get out?
Since I occasionally write about science -
Let me tell you a little more about the quote.
It's from a letter -
The uncle is an experienced worker -
The book was written in the 1940's.
As you may have noticed by the spelling, it's from England.
Wormwood is one of the "
who is learning to recruit souls for His Father Below -
being told not to use science as a "
The Screwtape Letters is from the 1940's -
I'm not sure why so many Christians seem to be afraid of science -
Sixty years ago C. S. Lewis warned about the ways "science" could be used -
As Screwtape told his nephew -
They will positively encourage him to think about realities he can’t touch and see.
And I believe that's exactly what we should do.
Study science -
Just the facts -
As I've shown in some of the articles here -
That is -
You may have noticed that I've started to put articles into more than one category lately. Sometimes it's hard to put them into just one.
Since I've gotten so much into the science side -
And don’t forget your study partner -
the Creator of -