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Faith and Reason


Articles

Encounter in the Vale

Spring 2018Jonathan Mosedale recounts a story of hiking, frailty, and glimpsing the divine

Faith and the Fear of Death

Spring 2018Jonathan Jong on confronting our mortality from the lab and the altar

Disenchantment, Actually

Winter 2018Doug Sikkema on how myths, true or false, shape the conditions of our experience

The Humble Scientist

Fall 2015Chase W. Nelson on the character and career of his late teacher, Austin L. Hughes

Faith, Fact, and False Dichotomies

Spring 2015Austin L. Hughes on the lazy atheism in Jerry Coyne’s new book

Modernity and Our American Heresies

Summer/Fall 2014

Peter Augustine Lawler explains how our Puritan and Lockean founders built better than they knew

The Optimistic Science of Leibniz

Spring 2014Marc E. Bobro on the Enlightenment thinker’s encyclopedic project of physics and faith

The Genius and Faith of Faraday and Maxwell

Winter 2014

Ian H. Hutchinson on how religion influenced the work of the two great nineteenth-century electricians

The Sacred Power of the World

Winter 2014Stephen D. Blackmer on his improbable journey from eco-activism to the priesthood

Fantasy and the Buffered Self

Winter 2014Alan Jacobs on how the genre offers re-enchantment without risk

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