Welcome to the website related to my book The Faith Equation: One Mathematician’s Journey in Christianity (FEQ). The book (FEQ) presents a defense, or evidence, for the Christian faith within a framework of mathematics. The book is a companion to my memoir, One Man’s Journey Through Mathematics (OMJ), an account of my personal experiences over 39 years as an author of mathematics textbooks for college students as published by Addison-Wesley Publishing Co.



Christian Quotation of the Day

I can see no intellectual objection to the statement that God’s power is not limited by anything outside His own creative purpose: in that sense He is omnipotent, but it is even impossible for Him to exercise that power in certain ways without thereby ceasing to be our Father. In that sense God is not omnipotent: He is limited by His own nature, by His perfect goodness and mercy; for the omnipotence of God means nothing apart from His Fatherly love. In particular, this limitation of the power of God is to be found in the measure of freedom which, as His children, we enjoy. God shares His power with us so that, for a time at least, if we so determine, we can break His laws and frustrate His plans, but also so that we can give to Him, if we choose, the free allegiance of our hearts and minds, and become children at His Family Table, drawn together by the compulsion of His love, and not the exercise of His might.

…Donald O. Soper (1903-1998), Popular Fallacies [1938]

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