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Magis Center7 min read

5 Credible Stories of Near-Death Experiences (Peer-Reviewed) 

A look into five stories of near-death experiences from peer-reviewed journals and what they can teach us about consciousness, the afterlife, and God.
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Magis Center6 min read

Alternatives to the Big Bang

There are 4 significant alternatives to the Big Bang: multiverse, the cyclical universe, eternally static universe, and string theory.
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Magis Center11 min read

Scientifically Validated Miracles of Marian Apparitions

The scientifically validated miracles of the Marian apparitions show how central the Blessed Virgin is in the order of salvation by God’s will.
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Magis Center4 min read

Where Did the Shroud of Turin Come From?

Where did the Shroud of Turin come from? Based on scientific testing, there is good reason to think that it came from Palestine around the 1st century.
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Magis Center2 min read

Journey to Excellence Academy and Catholic Education 

On the Follow the Lead Podcast, Fr. Spitzer talks about the Journey to Excellence Academy and also discusses catholic education.
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Andrew Kassebaum7 min read

Nobel Laureates and their Clerical Collaborators: Part 2 

Once again, proving science and faith are not at odds, Andrew Kassebaum looks at Nobel laureates and their clerical collaborators.
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Maggie Ciskanik, M.S., MSc.3 min read

Fr. Spitzer’s Newest Book: Science at the Doorstep to God

Maggie Ciskanik, M.S., MSc. gives a review of Fr. Spitzer's new book: Science at the Doorstep to God.
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Magis Center2 min read

Are Science and Faith Compatible?

On an episode of Follow the Lead Podcast, Fr. Spitzer discusses science and faith and how they are not as at odds as modern culture would have you believe.
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Andrew Kassebaum7 min read

Nobel Laureates and their Clerical Collaborators: Part 1

Discover the Catholic clergy members that have supported or collaborated with Nobel laureates and the history of the Catholic Church with science.
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Purposeful Universe2 min read

The Wonder and Limits of Science With Dr. Karin Öberg [VIDEO]

At the Word On Fire Conference, Karin Öberg spoke about the merits and limits of science, and the deeper meaning of viewing science from a lens of faith.
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Purposeful Universe2 min read

Purposeful Lab: Society Of Catholic Scientists Conference

Dan and Catherine discuss if science and faith are incompatible and the Society Of Catholic Scientists in the latest episode of Purposeful Lab.
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Joseph Magee10 min read

How Scientism Undermines Science

Dr. Joseph Magee dives into the topic of scientism and argues against the alternative reductionist worldview of scientific materialism.
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