Re: Phil Johnson's Approach

Terry M. Gray (
Mon, 24 Feb 1997 11:54:24 -0500


My review of Darwin on Trial is on the web. Go ahead a point this out to
Terry Morrison. Most of our ASA list folks have seen it. As others have
said, I appreciate Phil's analysis of some of the philosophical issues
involved, but I am much more convinced of the evidence for evolution and
its compatibility with Christian theism than he seems to be.


>Dear Colleagues:
>Terry Morrison is the Director of Faculty Ministries for IVCF, a
>former Chem. professor at Butler U., and an ASAer. Terry Asked me to
>post the following Q on this listserv. Terry is an important channel of
>communication of our views in this matter to senior IVCF staff and
>grad students.
>"Recently some Christians in higher education have asked me why
>scientists affiliated with ASA and/or IVCF seem often to be unhappy with
>Phil Johnson's work. I'd like to hear some response to that question
>from both questioners of and supporters of Phil's work."
>I'm sure that your replies wil be of interest to those on this list as
>well as to Terry.
>Don DeGraaf

Terry M. Gray, Ph.D. Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Calvin College 3201 Burton SE Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Office: (616) 957-7187 FAX: (616) 957-6501

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