A while ago in the corner of Facebook where I hang out a wave of "25
random things about me" passed through. People posted a list of things
about themselves as a means of getting to know their Facebook friends.
Among my 25 things I wrote:
That triggered some reactions, so I promised to expand on the thought.
In my personal epistemology I make a distinction between knowledge known by the rational mind and truths known by the spirit. The former is the scope of the science and logic, the latter falls outside the scope of science and logic. For science, spiritual truths are irrational beliefs. So it is difficult to have a dialogue between science and faith.
Since the Scientific Revolution our knowledge of the universe has been exploding through application of the scientific method, logic, reasoning and mathematics. So we can explain more and more about how the universe works and we have applied that knowledge to the development of all kinds of technologies that have been both improving and destroying the way of life of millions of people.