stories of scientists

Our Stories | Scientists

Is it rational to believe in Jesus as Messiah? These Jewish scientists came to be convinced of this truth.

A Bridge over the Chasm
Author: James Tour

A famous Jewish chemist made the most important discovery of his life when he opened up the New Testament.

Continue Reading Reading Time: 4 minutes
Space Wasn’t the Final Frontier
Author: Andrew Barron

I spent the first year of my life in that bastion of Jewish civilization known as Brooklyn; then my family moved to Queens. We attended a Conservative synagogue, where I developed an early awareness of God and the fact that things pertaining to him were to be set apart from the ordinary. Everyone in New…

Continue Reading Reading Time: 3 minutes
You Don’t Need a PhD to Figure Out this Equation

by Ziggy Rogoff, as told to Alison Barnett My life’s two passions have been mathematics and being Jewish. I viewed life as one big equation and was always looking for its solution! So how does Jewish boy + a traditional Jewish education + mathematics PhD = believer in Jesus? My paternal relatives, the Rogoffs, came…

Continue Reading Reading Time: 4 minutes
For Heaven’s Sake: A Jewish Astronomer’s Odyssey
Author: David Block

The year was 1969. The event had been advertised on the radio again and again. I arose at four o’clock in the morning and watched a blazing comet with utter awe, as its tail stretched across the eastern skies. My love affair with astronomy had begun. South African astronomer Jack Bennett, who discovered the comet…

Continue Reading Reading Time: 6 minutes