As one tries to understand and respond to the current COVID19 crisis one’s understanding of the power of science plays an important role. In my previous post, Get Vaccinated or Lose Your Job, a reader who asked questions to which I responded, thanked me and added the comment, “I know this post was not really about the science.” This lead me to ask myself to what extent was my post about science. In my return comment I said
“Your response leads me to contemplate what is science?… Read the rest
THE DISTRESS OF FEELING LIKE AN ISLAND
Get vaccinated or lose your job. Many are sitting on the brink of this “cliff.” Actually, today due to my not being vaccinated I lost the privilege of caring for residents in one nursing home. This is not an easy position to be in, but for those who, in truth, believe the Word of the Lord when He says, “I will never leave you or forsake you….Do not let your hearts be troubled…..I take care of the sparrows, will I not take care of you….I… Read the rest
My post, Science Supports Biblical Marriage, presents scientific evidence that one man married to one woman is associated with better pregnancy outcomes, where repeated sexual intercourse between husband and wife brings about change in the women such that her womb is a safer place for their babies. Now there is science which provides interesting evidence supporting the Biblical teaching of husband and wife becoming one.
It has been discovered that when a women carries a child in her womb, some of the child’s DNA crosses through the placenta and becomes a more or less permanent part of the the woman’s DNA.… Read the rest
The science of preeclampsia, a serious life threatening medical condition of pregnancy, supports the idea of Biblical marriage.
Preeclampsia is a type of pregnancy induced hypertension (high blood pressure) that can quickly lead to organ damage in the mother, and even death of the baby and/or mother.
A number of studies show that pregnancies in women who have had longer periods of exposure to the baby’s father’s sperm, before getting pregnant, are less likely to develop preeclampsia, compared to women who get pregnant in a short term relationships.… Read the rest