ID The Future continues to feature Jerusalem Post columnist Jonathan Rosenblum, who recently spoke at the Discovery Institute about the relationship between Darwinism, Judaism, and Christianity. In this excerpt from his "Is Darwinism Kosher?" lecture, Rosenblum delves into the Orthodox reaction to Darwinism, then explicates why Judaism and Darwinism are ultimately incompatible.
About Jonathan Rosenblum
Jonathan Rosenblum is a graduate of the University of Chicago and Yale Law School. He is a leading commentator on Israeli society and politics, as well as a semi-official English-language spokesman for the fervently Orthodox community. He and his family have lived in Israel for the last 28 years, where he is a columnist for the Jerusalem Post and the Hebrew-language daily Maariv. He also writes weekly columns for a number of religious publications around the world, and serves as director of Am Echad/Jewish Media Resources. Mr. Rosenblum lectures frequently in both the United States and Israel, and is the author of five biographies of major modern Jewish figures and a work on a Jewish approach to suffering.