6. Christian Leaders Speak for Evolution ==>

6.10. Leader of Human Genome Project is Evangelical Christian

Francis S. Collins (born April 14, 1950), M.D., Ph.D., is an American physician-geneticist, noted for his landmark discoveries of disease genes, and his <hl>leadership of the Human Genome Project (HGP)</hl>. He was director of the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)

In his 2006 book "The Language of God: A Scientist Presents Evidence for Belief, Collins considers scientific discoveries an "opportunity to worship." In his book Collins examines and subsequently rejects creationism and Intelligent Design. His own belief system is Theistic Evolution which he prefers to term BioLogos.

See a description of his theistic views http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Language_of_God:_A_Scientist_Presents_Evidence_for_Belief