Physicist, theologian, author, and Anglican priest, John Polkinghorne is well-known and respected for his writings on the relationship between science and religion. His works emphasize the integral role science plays in understanding core Christian beliefs. In 12 volumes, he presents a scientific, analytical, and rational perspective on various aspects of the Christian religion, including creation, theology, and Christianity’s central tenets. Polkinghorne tackles the thorniest issues in theology, addresses recent developments in scientific research, and answers questions that arise at the intersection of science and religion. This collection includes Polkinghorne’s autobiography, following the development of his thoughts and tracking his journey from scientist to theologian.
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- Provides 12 volumes on the relationship between science and religion
- Addresses current scientific developments
- Provides scientific answers to theological issues
- Includes Polkinghorne’s autobiography
- Reason and Reality: The Relationship between Science and Theology
- Science and Religion in Quest of Truth
- Encountering Scripture: A Scientist Explores the Bible
- From Physicist to Priest: An Autobiography
- Quarks, Chaos and Christianity: Questions to Science and Religion, 2nd ed.
- Faith, Science, and Understanding
About John Polkinghorne
John Polkinghorne is past president and now fellow of Queens’ College, Cambridge. Former professor of mathematical physics at Cambridge University, he is a priest and canon theologian of Liverpool Cathedral. He won the Templeton Prize for Science and Religion in 2002. His books have been translated into 18 languages so far.