Astrophysicist, Dr. Jeremy Schnittman, discusses how studying astronomy can be a spiritual experience and explains the astoundingly accurate calculations that the Sages used for determining the appearance of the new moon.
Dr. Arnie Gotfryd, PhD, bridges modern science and traditional faith by walking us through the Biblical Patriarch’s cognitive journey as he analyzes nature to discover the underlying unity of all phenomena, the One we call G-d. Abraham is portrayed as an ...
How the great scientist engaged with the ultimate questions of reality and religion
By Alister McGrath
There are many approaches to the relationship between science and religion. But Einstein didn't take one consistent approach. He grappled with scientific mystery and religious wonder in different ways throughout his life.
Observing Shabbat offers powerful benefits even on a very pragmatic level. Addressing a visiting group of young adults, Rabbi Lipskar from The Shul of Bal Harbour shares the significance of Shabbat and Jewish identity for a contemporary Jew.
Can the material brain come to life without a metaphysical soul?
By Abraham Steinberg
There are scientists who believe that the mind is wholly material. But this position leaves many important neurological questions unanswered. Scientific and religious arguments both indicate that mind, soul and life in general, are likely irreducible to a...
For medieval philosophers of the aristotelian tradition, science and religion were not different disciplines; empirical science was rather seen as a path by which man can find G-d. This approach is exemplified in the writings of the rabbinic astronomer of...