Does Prayer Heal?

Scientists are discovering what believers have always known It was during residency training at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, Texas, when I had my first patient with terminal cancer in both lungs. I advised him on what therapy was available and what little I thought it would

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Our Amazing World

Excerpted with permission from “OUR AMAZING WORLD” – wonders of the world hidden below the surface. Published by ArtScroll/Mesorah – www.artscroll.com   by Rabbi A. Katz / T. Cohen The world is full of amazing, wonders of creation. Have you ever traveled by plane, looked out the window, seen

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Torah and Evolution

Material borrowed from Challenge and The Discovery Source Book) MIDRASH RABBA: BERESHIT Sec. 3, sub. sec. 7: Rabbi Judah bar Simon said: It does not say, “It was evening”, but “And it was evening”. Hence we derive that there was a time-system (seder zemanim) prior to this.

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HAVE ASTRONMERS FOUND GOD

WHEN AN ASTRONOMER writes about G-d, his colleagues may assume he is either over the hill or going bonkers. In my case it should be understood from the start that I am an agnostic in religious matters. However, am fascinated by strange developments going on in astronomy

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Design in Nature

Author: Rabbi Shraga SimmonsTammuz 5753 See how many creatures there are in the world.Is the voice of one like the voice of any other?Is the appearance of one like the appearance of any other?Is the sense of one like the sense of any other?Is the taste of

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EXAMPLES OF DESIGN IN NATURE

Example #1 One of the oldest and most prestigious scientific associations is Great Britain’s Royal Society. At the end of the 1970’s, OMNI Magazine asked members of the Society to list the five most “sensational” scientific advances of the decade: “The most frequently mentioned paper in the

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