Lennox’s endearing, yet firm, presence on stage was a far cry from the shrill and raucous behavior that commonly arises when the topics of science and religion intersect.
What you really need to evaluate the strength of Hawkings’s argument is either a head for math or, better still, an actual mathematician.
Senator Lieberman puts it this way: “The Sabbath is our opportunity to reflect on the way God’s creative purpose and design are reflected in the world around us.”
Perhaps there should be some sort of qualifying exam.
A thoughtful and honest essay by James Wood in The New Yorker asks “Is That All There Is?”