Imagine that you are an astronomer on a world with one moon. It is always night on your world, and the moon is the only body in the sky.
Nature is like a stack of books, sessile, until moved.
In my ongoing debate with biologist Jerry Coyne, frequent reference is made to Aquinas’ Five Ways, particularly to his Prime Mover argument.
The greatest engine of atheism in modern times — Darwin’s theory — is nothing more than a bastardization of the strongest philosophical argument for God’s existence.
Materialism is an impoverished perspective on nature, and it creates, rather than solves, problems in metaphysics and science.