Founding Father Thomas Jefferson on Intelligent Design


In this special July 4th edition of ID the Future, Discovery Institute Senior Fellow John West explores the real views of Jefferson on intelligent design. Critics of intelligent design sometimes claim they are defending the principles of American Founding Father Thomas Jefferson in trying to ban discussions of intelligent design. In the words of one writer, “Thomas Jefferson makes it quite clear that there was not a consensus of support among the authors of the Constitution… to support theological doctrines such as intelligent design.” But would Thomas Jefferson himself agree?

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Dr. Stephen Meyer on Radio Show

Intelligent Design Video

Dr. Stephen Meyer, discusses his book Signature in the Cell. Listen in to hear some of Dr. Meyer’s personal background, a conversation about our Jefferson’s view of ID, and the nature of DNA.

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