Tag: STEPHEN MEYER

HOYLE AND FINE-TUNING OF THE UNIVERSE

In chapter seven of "Return of the God Hypothesis", Stephen Meyer begins to consider the fascinating subject of the fine-tuning of the universe in his chapter titled, "The Goldilocks Universe".

The God Hypothesis Summary: 5.

In 1927 Georges LemaƮtre, a Belgian physicist (and incidentally, a Catholic priest) declared from his own studies that space is expanding spherically. He also surmised that one logical conclusion from this fact was that there had to be a starting point for the expansion, which he called the "primeval atom"

RETURN OF THE GOD HYPOTHESIS: 2

Science hasn't buried God, as is often claimed today by the "new atheists". On the contrary, Meyer says, in direct opposition to the statements of well-known atheist Richard Dawkins, the universe is exactly as it should be if it was designed by a "transcendent and purposive intelligence".