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CHEMICAL LAWS AND GOD (CIRCA 1958)

What is the directing force that underlies the laws of statistics? When one applies the laws of chance to the proba­bility of an event occurring in Nature, such as the formation of a single protein molecule from the elements, even if we allow three billion years for the age of the earth or more, there isn’t enough time for the event to occur. Only by postulating a directional Force with a purposeful end can we account for the harmony and order which have come from chaos.

A LOOK BEHIND THE “NATURAL LAWS” (C. 1958)

If the brightest scientific minds through the centuries have studied to learn, by observations of great complexity, the existence and behavior of the various entities, it must follow that the intelli­gence of the One who designed these in the first place sur­passes the integrated value of human intelligence to date.

SCHOLARLY WITNESSES AND A FEW OBSERVATIONS (C. 1958)

[Natural] laws are of higher origin than the universe in which they operate. There is, to my ordinary, common-sense mind, but one plausible answer, and that is that these laws demand belief in a Lawgiver, which I again call God.

THE GREAT DESIGNER (C. 1958)

The most funda­mental rational reason for my belief in God is one which has been greatly bolstered by my engineering experience. Modern physics shows me that Nature is unable to order herself.

GEOLOGICAL DIRECTIVES (C. 1958)

The conclusion that the universe had a beginning is in accord with the simple Scriptural statement, “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth,” as well as being strongly supported by thermodynamic, astronomic and geologic data.

THE REASONABLENESS OF THEISM (CIRCA 1958)

By comparing the evidences for and against Deity it is clear that while neither side is provided absolute proof, the atheistic view requires considerably more faith than the theis­tic view.

TRILLIONS OF LIVING CELLS SPEAK THEIR MESSAGE (C. 1958)

An Organizer of the universe is necessary to the creation of a cell—and to the minds of reasoning men search­ing for a first cause.

FOOTSTEPS OF GOD IN THE PLANT WORLD (C. 1958)

The Divinely artistic beauty of plants—stems,leaves and flowers—greatly exceeds that which the greatest genius among men has produced.

SCIENTIFIC REVELATIONS POINT TO A GOD (C. 1958)

The higher the evolutionary developments to which a creation leads, the stronger the evidence of a supreme intelligence behind that creation.

NATURE’S COMPLEXITY AND GOD (C. 1958)

Man also should be very hesitant to try to improve Nature’s balances—he will find that his human intelligence is no match for that of Nature’s God.

PLAIN WATER WILL TELL YOU THE STORY (C. 1958)

Water has many properties which are in­teresting and which taken together are strong evi­dence of intelligent design.

PHYSICAL EVIDENCES OF GOD (C. 1958)

A little philosophy inclines man to atheism; a depth of philosophy brings him to religion.

APPLYING THE SCIENTIFIC METHOD (C. 1958)

The professional scientist has one special advantage over others, if he will but use it, in understanding the reality of God.

THE INESCAPABLE CONCLUSION (c. 1958)

If you think strongly enough, you will be forced by science to believe in God.

A CONCLUSIVE TEST [c. 1958]

We must be pre­pared to deal seriously with the concept that that God is capable of revealing to us information concerning reality beyond our physical universe.