Relevant Pioneer Quotes




“For the scientist who has lived by his faith in the power of reason, the story ends like a bad dream. He has scaled the mountains of ignorance; he is about to conquer the highest peak; as he pulls himself over the final rock, he is greeted by a band of theologians who have been sitting there for centuries.

– Dr. Robert Jastrow, God and the Astronomers (1992) 1


1.  Robert Jastrow was named by President Reagan to head up Star Wars, that is the Space-based Defense Initiative (SDI)

  • When confronted with the discoveries of 20th Century science (and particularly these three concepts we have reviewed under astrophysics), he responded with a most telling quote… 2

2.  The Bible is accurate in its astrophysics