Re: proposed lecture series

Murphy (
Sat, 15 Mar 1997 08:12:58 -0500

Rocky Rhodes wrote:
> The thinkers we had in mind are mostly well-known
> Christian scientific figures, such as Galileo, Pascal, Kepler,
> Copernicus, Newton, and Faraday, although we are leaving open the
> option of including non-scientists who have expressed opinions on the
> relationship between nature and the Bible, such as Augustine.

Newton should not be included. He was an Arian. We can leave
the question of his salvation to God, but he should not be presented as
a spokesperson for historic Christianity.
George Murphy