He defines himself as a Christian who affirms evolution, while also rejecting the name theistic evolutionist.
The issue comes down to the creative power of the unguided evolutionary mechanism, or the lack of it.
“Male mice grow ovaries instead of testes if they are missing a small region of DNA that doesn’t contain any genes,” reports the Francis Crick Institute.
The complexity and sophistication of life cannot originate from non-biological matter under any scenario, over any expanse of space and time, however vast.
When you read Matti Leispola’s account of his adventures with a persecuted enclave of Darwin skeptics, you’ll understand why he has a smile on his face.