The Polkinghorne Reader: Science, Faith, and the Search for Meaning

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Product Details

Price
$19.95
Publisher
Templeton Press
Publish Date
October 15, 2010
Pages
246
Dimensions
6.1 X 0.8 X 9.1 inches | 0.88 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781599473154
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About the Author

John C. Polkinghorne is an Anglican priest, a fellow of the Royal Academy past president of Queens' College, Cambridge University, and former professor of mathematical physics at Cambridge. Polkinghorne resigned his chair in physics to study for the Anglican priesthood. After completing his theological studies and serving at parishes, he returned to Cambridge. In 1997, Dr. Polkinghorne was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II for distinguished service to science, religion, learning, and medicalethics. He was the recipient of the 2002 Templeton Prize. He lives in Cambridge, United Kingdom. Thomas Jay Oord is professor of theology and philosophy at Northwest Thomas Jay Oord, PhD, is an ordained minister and professor of theology and philosophy at Northwest Nazarene University in Nampa, Idaho. In addition to books published by Templeton Press, Dr. Oord has written and edited a dozen books, including Defining Love: A Philosophical, Scientific, and Theological Engagement (Brazos Press) and The Nature of Love: A Theology (Chalice Press). He and his wife, Cheryl, have three daughters.