It’s not just the Iron Dome we have to thank.

With the recent onslaught of rocket attacks, Dr. Gerald Schroeder, MIT physicist formerly of the Atomic Energy Commission, puts into perspective a “scientific” approach to understanding Israel’s unusually low casualty rate. Citing a statistical study done regarding the scud missiles fired at Israel during the Gulf War, Dr. Schroeder provides us with a keen insight into the difference God makes when it comes to Israel’s security.

By Dr. Gerald Schroeder / Aish.com

Dr. Gerald Schroeder

About the Author
Dr. Gerald Schroeder earned his BSc, MSc, and double-Ph.D. in Nuclear Physics and Earth and Planetary Sciences at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he taught physics for seven years. While a consultant at the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission he participated in the formulation of nuclear non-proliferation treaties with the former Soviet Union and witnessed the testing of six atomic bombs. He has served as a consultant to various governments worldwide and has been published in TIME, Newsweek, and Scientific American. He is the author of Genesis and the Big Bang: The Discovery Of Harmony Between Modern Science And The Bible, now in seven languages. He is also the author of The Science of God and The Hidden Face of God. Dr. Schroeder is currently a lecturer at Aish Jerusalem for the Discovery Seminar, Essentials program, Jerusalem Fellowships, and Executive Learning Center ― focusing on the topics of evolution, cosmology, and age of the universe.

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Additional viewpoint:
Read the firsthand account of an IDF solider who witnessed God demonstrating His intent to protect Israel.


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