Iain was a diehard atheist from the United Kingdom. “I absolutely knew that I would never believe in a creator. It was inconceivable to me,” he recalls.
How could a blind material process produce man’s unique capabilities of reason and conscience?
Biological development is either the result of an unintelligent material process or a process guided by a mind, aka intelligent design.
Lewis first read Bergson in France during World War I while recovering from shrapnel wounds from the front-lines, and the experience on Lewis was profound.
The depiction of Francis Collins as someone who has developed a good model for integrating faith and science is in many respects a tragic myth.