UFOs–God’s Chariots? Flying Saucers in Politics, Science and Religion, John Knox Press, 1977. Republished 2011: This analysis of the UFO phenomenon provides a synecdoche into our wider culture, showing how a secular veneer covers an underlying religious scheme. Curiously, the UFO myth looks like the ET myth developed by the most serious members of our scientific community. The topic of a future book.
UFOs God’s Chariots?
About Ted Peters
Ted Peters is an author, professor, and pastor. He is Research Professor Emeritus in Systematic Theology and Ethics at Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary (PLTS), the Center for Theology and the Natural Sciences (CTNS), and the Graduate Theological Union (GTU) in Berkeley, California. He offers a theological analysis of culture, analyzing especially the role of science in culture. He co-edits the journal, Theology and Science.