Posts By: Peter Byrom

Evidence Relating to Prayer for Healing

download PDF Evidence Relating to Answered Prayer for Healing   By Peter S. Williams   Perhaps the most widely claimed contemporary public experience of the supernatural would be the claim to have witnessed miracles of healing in answer to prayer. According to a 1996 Time magazine poll 82% of adult Americans believe in the healing… Read more »

Intelligent Designs on Science

download PDF Intelligent Designs on Science: A Surreply to Denis Alexander’s Critique of Intelligent Design Theory   Peter S. Williams (MA, MPhil)     I am gratified that my paper ‘Theistic Evolution & Intelligent Design in Dialogue’[1] has initiated a real life dialogue between these two fallible human attempts to understand origins. In ‘Designs on… Read more »

Evidence Relating to Prayer for Healing

download PDF Evidence Relating to Answered Prayer for Healing   By Peter S. Williams   Perhaps the most widely claimed contemporary public experience of the supernatural would be the claim to have witnessed miracles of healing in answer to prayer. According to a 1996 Time magazine poll 82% of adult Americans believe in the healing… Read more »

Cambridge Union debate – “God is not a delusion”

download PDF Cambridge Union – ‘This house believes that God is not a Delusion’– Opening Speech by Peter S. Williams   According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV 2000, p. 765) a delusion is:   ‘A false belief based on incorrect inference about external reality that is firmly sustained despite what… Read more »

Abolition of Man

download PDF The Abolition of Man or Relfections on reductionism with special reference to eugenics   by Peter S. Williams     ‘What will happen when our technological achievements give us Promethean powers – powers once thought the exclusive province of God – just when most of those in charge have ceased to believe in… Read more »