September 24, 2014

C.S. Lewis and Evolution

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More than a half century ago, famed writer C.S. Lewis warned about how science (a good thing) could be twisted in order to attack religion, undermine ethics, and limit human freedom. Lewis wrote: “I dread government in the name of science. That is how tyrannies come in.”

This is the second video in the series, The Magician’s Twin: C.S. Lewis on Science, Scientism, and Society. It examines the evolution of Lewis’s views on orthodox Darwinian theory from his time as a college undergraduate to his death in 1963.

View the video here: http://youtu.be/PNNUPN3-WeM (embedding not allowed for some reason)

View the first video here.

The Magician’s Twin is also a book, and you can learn more about the book here.

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