Lewis’s advice seems eerily applicable to our own situation, just substitute “pandemic” for “war.”
Theoretical physicist Richard Feynman quipped that “science is the belief in the ignorance of experts.”
Evangelicals didn’t cause this plague, and we desperately need the courage and wisdom that they have always brought to bear against pandemics.
Remember the admonition of C.S. Lewis: “If men had postponed the search for knowledge and beauty until they were secure, the search would never have begun.”
I stopped by Joe the truck driver’s house to talk. Joe read Yale neurologist Steven Novella’s essay, and he didn’t think much of it.