Christians Discovered Science

The Rise and Fall of Western Science


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July 20, 2020

It wasn’t the Muslims.  It wasn’t the Greeks.  It wasn’t the Chinese.  It was Christians who brought the blessing of the hard sciences and the most useful inventions to the whole world. There were three major scientific revolutions in the world which produced 99% of the science and technology we use in our day — all brought about by Christians in the Western world.  There would be no refrigerators, ovens, washers and dryers, toasters, blenders, HVAC systems, computers, electronic devices, automobiles, trains, and airplanes without these scientific foundations laid by Christians. Then, the Western world without Christ destroyed science in the 21st century. What’s next?

About Your Host, Kevin Swanson

Homeschooled himself in the 1960's and 70's, Kevin Swanson and his wife, Brenda, are now homeschooling their five children. Since graduating from his homeschool and then serving as student body president of a large west coast university, he has gone on to other leadership positions in corporate management, church, and other non-profits.