Science + Christianity
Do science and religion conflict?
Christianity and the Tooth Fairy
- John Lennox is Professor of Mathematics at Oxford University and Fellow in Mathematics and Philosophy of Science at Green-Templeton College View all resources by John Lennox
Christianity and the Tooth Fairy:
A UCLA law professor questions an Oxford mathematician on the claims of Jesus
Children believe in the tooth fairy until their reasoning capabilities mature
and they recognize this belief is neither grounded nor relevant. Does belief in
Jesus Christ require a suspension of logic? Can Christianity be proven to be
In an interview held at The Veritas Forum, University of California, Los Angeles on 6 April 2011, UCLA law professor Daniel Lowenstein questions Oxford mathematician John Lennox about Christianity and the grounds for faith. This is followed by audience Q&A.
The interview lasts for about 55 minutes, followed by a Q&A session of about 30 minutes.