Welcome to the Lutheran Alliance for Faith,
Science and Technology
The Lutheran Alliance for Faith, Science, and Technology is dedicated to expanding awareness and promoting conversation about the implications of science and technology for Christian faith and life.
Since 1991, the Alliance has been an independent Lutheran organization recognized by the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). The membership includes scientists, science teachers, rostered leaders (clergy and lay), and other interested lay people.
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Latest Articles from Covalence, the Online Magazine of the Lutheran Alliance for Faith, Science and Technology
Covering a wide range science and technology, a new book shows how a dynamic God can act in the world without breaking the known principles of science. Interactive World, Interactive God was recently released by Cascade Books, a division of Wipf & Stock, and is a...read more
Hava Tirosh-Samuelson was named a Regents’ Professor at Arizona State University, a distinction that only 3% of faculty at the university can claim. To be awarded, scholars must be full professors with outstanding achievements in their fields and are nationally and...read more
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) announced last month that it is taking on a new five-year initiative that aims to expand the role that science plays in U.S. theological seminaries. It builds upon a previous project that saw the...read more
Otto, Shawn. The War on Science: Who’s Waging It, Why It Matters, What We Can Do About It. Minneapolis: Milkweed Editions, 2016. 426 pages plus notes and index. When most of us see a book with a title like this one, we groan inwardly and think, “Oh no, another...read more
The climate in America continues to be politically charged and nowhere is this more evident than when it comes to the topic of climate change. There seems to be a real disagreement over scientific facts in the mass media that is growing almost daily. We wrote about...read more
In the July-August issue I talked about the mathematical form of basic laws of physics, inspired by Dirac’s suggestion that “God is a mathematician.” But I also said that we needn’t think God’s creative work to be based entirely on mathematics. “God is not a pinhead,”...read more