Science and Religion

Course number: DEGS3201 • Credit hours: 3 hrs


Distance Education Course: Examination of Christian science, creationism and other scientific schools of thought.

Course Description: This course examines the basic scientific schools of thought of the past and present, with particular attention given to examining how science can, particularly the natural sciences, challenge and contribute to the understanding of the Christian faith and the Bible.

Course Textbooks: The Case for the Creator, Lee Strobel, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0310240506
The Soul of Science Christian Faith and Natural Philosophy, Nancy Pearcey; Charles B Thaxton. ISBN 0891077669

    Instructor:  Nathan Hill

Biography: Nathan is originally from the east coast of Canada however he now resides in Ontario with his wife Mandy where he is the Student & Worship Pastor at a local PAOC assembly. Nathan has a passion for teaching and a desire to be involved in equipping future leaders for the various tasks that they will undertake. On a hot summer day Nathan enjoys a glass of fresh squeezed lemonade.

Bachelor of Science (Microbiology & Immunology), Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia;
Master of Divinity (Pastoral), Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia.