The problem started when mankind began elevating science beyond its purpose, making it the only way of knowing reality. Many of today's scientists are materialists. They believe the material world is all there was, is, and ever will be.
The first scientists were Christians. It was because of their faith in God that they could explore the world. If you want to know more about this I suggest reading scholar Glenn Sunshine's excellent InDepth series Christians Who Changed Their World. But materialist scientists have excluded theological knowledge as a legitimate area of study and belief--eventually deeming religion superfluous or even dangerous.
That's why John West and other scholars made "The Magician's Twin," which is airing tonight on NRB stations. Click here for more details. And here's the trailer: