Science and Religion

Post date: Oct 9, 2013 2:22:38 PM

I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with senses, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use and by some other means to give us knowledge which we can attain by them. I would say here something that was heard from an ecclesiastic of the most eminent degree: "The intention of the Holy Spirit is to teach us how one goes to heaven, not how the heavens go.From Letter to The Grand Duchess Christina, an essay written in 1615 by Galileo Galilei.