Epistemology models ontology.
Evolution, of course, is not something that simply applies to life here on earth; it applies to the whole universe.
Chance doesn't mean meaningless randomness, but historical contingency. This happens rather than that, and that's the way that novelty, new things, come about.
I was very much on the mathematical side, where you probably do your best work before you're forty-five. Having passed that significant date, I thought I would do something else.
Significant Where Passed
I think it's very important to maintain the classical Christian distinction between the Creator and creation.
Maintain Between I
I very much enjoyed my career in science. I didn't leave science because I was disillusioned, but felt I'd done my bit for it after about twenty-five years.
Much Career About
If the experience of science teaches anything, it's that the world is very strange and surprising. The many revolutions in science have certainly shown that.
Very World Experience
It is the faithfulness of God that allows epistemology to model ontology.
Nevertheless, all of us who work in quantum physics believe in the reality of a quantum world, and the reality of quantum entities like protons and electrons.
Who Like World
Whitehead reacted strongly against the idea of God as a cosmic tyrant, one who brings about everything.
Against Tyrant Idea
Yes, I was a parish priest for five years. I was a curate in a large working class parish in Bristol and the Vicar of a village in Kent.
So Whitehead's metaphysics doesn't fit very well on to physics as we understand the process of the world.
Whitehead World Fit