Design: Proof of a Supreme Being
Dr. Hugh Ross is not unique in seeing the finger of God behind the fine-tuning of the universe.
In his book, The Cosmic Blueprint, Professor Paul Davies argues that:
This "...is to me powerful evidence that there is 'something going on' behind it all. The impression of design is overwhelming." [p. 203]
core of galaxy NGC 4261 with a black hole of about 5000 million
solar masses at the centre
Emeritus professor, Jay Roth says:
"the piling of coincidence on coincidence, everyone of which is
vitally necessary for the development of a stable star with a planet
that can support life. These physical
properties of the universe lead me to favor a Designer or Creator..."
[Cosmos..., p. 198]
survey all the evidence, the thought insistently arises that some
supernatural ...Agency must be involved. Is it possible that...
we have stumbled upon scientific proof
of the existence of a Supreme Being? Was it God
who... crafted the universe...?" [The Symbiotic Universe,
is the ... proof of the existence of God...
The fine-tuning of the universe provides prima facie evidence of
After reviewing Ross'
book, The Creator and the Cosmos, Dr. Kyle M. Cudworth of Yerkes
Observatory, University of Chicago writes:
research clearly indicates the universe was created with many characteristics
fine-tuned for our life. ... the Creator
implied by the scientific evidence is exactly consistent with the
God revealed in the Bible."