I’ve tended to avoid talking about Richard Dawkins and the new atheism. This is partly because I don’t want to give half thought through answers to the difficult and real questions that the new atheism raises. When I worked as a biologist, I used to get embarrassed by some of the stuff that called itself creation-science and I don’t want to make others squirm in the same way.
Given that I am reluctant to get into this subject, it’s good to see the production of a new (free) video series from Focus which takes a good, hard look at some of the evidence surrounding the origins of life, the universe and everything. You can find them here.
Richard Dawkins claims that God is a delusion and that religious faith is evil. But what if the scientific evidence itself is telling a different story? Over the past fifty years scientists have uncovered a series of amazing facts which show that the creation is an extremely unlikely place, fine-tuned in specific ways that make human life possible. It shows all the signs that it has been purposefully designed as a place for us to live. ‘GOD: new evidence’ is a series of videos about these remarkable discoveries that point us towards the Creator.
Here is an example of the sorts of thing they are doing: