THE LEADING EDGE by Phillip E. Johnson

Content with Truth

My regular contribution to Touchstone is still titled “The Leading Edge,” but it is time to issue a disclaimer. I am no longer the leading edge of the Intelligent Design movement. In retirement from my career as a law professor at the age of 69, I am content to play a supporting role for a new generation of superbly qualified scientists and scholars who have taken over the responsibilities of leadership.

Prominent among these new leaders is Dr. Stephen Meyer, whose magisterial explication of the cell’s protein synthesis and DNA replication processes can be read in his new book, Signature in the . . .

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Phillip E. Johnson is Professor of Law (emeritus) at the University of California at Berkeley. He is the author of Darwin on Trial, The Wedge of Truth, The Right Questions (InterVarsity Press), and other books challenging the naturalistic assumptions that dominate modern culture. He is a contributing editor of Touchstone.

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