Persuasive Essay On Science Vs Religion

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When one hears the word religion they think of their own religious thoughts and what that personally means to them. They normally think of the positives related to that and the good it has done for them. Although when one hears the word science the first thing that comes to mind is the science class they took as students and how they either hated the subject or loved it, but what they don 't think about is how important science is to the world. For example the average person drives a car, but not as many people get into fatal car crashes as they did 45 years ago and this can all be attributed to the advances in cars developed by scientists. I believe that in society today science is more beneficial than religion because it is more logical, …show more content…
I believe that in society today, science is more beneficial than religion because it is more logical and creates advances to our society and the people in it. Scientific theories are based off information and research done by scientists, unlike the theories in religion. Science has also changed the way we live and interact with people. when you look at, and compare, the way science and religion deal with a medical problem you find that science is more focused on tangible medical help unlike certain religion who believe that praying for someone will heal them and remove all unwanted illnesses. As long as religion steps in the way of science there will be fewer advances in our society. I remember a day in eighth grade when we were asked questions and asked to go to one side of the room if we say yes and the other if we say no. We were asked, do you think that religion should determine whether or not scientific discoveries are released to the public? For example if scientists had proven that god wasn 't real should the public know? I remember that I was the only one that said that no matter what information scientifically discovered ti should be brought to the public. I still agree with the statement I made in eighth grade and this is why I still believe that in society today science is more beneficial than religion because it is more logical, creates advances our society, and these two subjects cannot

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