I heard Michael Medved, a conservative Jew, interview him on the local AM radio station that airs most of the conservative shows. I found Collins position absurd, but typical of other way-too-heavily-acclaimed so-called "theistic evolutionists".
If you want to read up on some brilliant REAL SCIENTISTS who are all a welcome alternative to Collins, and Hugh Ross, and other so-called theistic evolutionists, I'd take a look at:
http://www.answersingenesis.org/docs2005/0810time.asp, also http://www.icr.org/
Creation Connection's Large List of Creationist Web Sites:
Large List of Online Creationist Articles:
Much larger list of creationist web sites (The unabridged list) :
> I heard Francis S. Collins in an interview
> the other day. Very curious. I'm going to
> buy his book. Anyone familiar with him or
> his book?
> He's renowned for his scientific research,
> and, is a born-again Christian.