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Opinion: Do You Fear What Might Happen If The World Believed In Evolution?

January 15, 2009

Here’s an informative article I found at this site. The post talks about social mores that prevailed in Christian US and Europe, years before Darwin came to the picture and also points out the devastating effect diseases and natural calamities had on believers and non-believers alike (irrespective of whether you believed in God or not). I found the article more informative than an effective rebuttal of creationist claims. A good read nevertheless. (Disclaimer: I do not vouch for the veracity of the information in the article)

Do You Fear What Might Happen If The World Believed In Evolution?

Long For A Return to “The Good Old Days?”

Some conservative religious believers fear that teaching evolution breeds immorality and also invites “God’s judgment” to fall upon society as a whole. But what were the morals of society like in the “good old days” before Darwin? And did the Creator refrain from smiting believers in creationism with horrific diseases? The answer in both cases is, “No.”

Read rest of the article here

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One Comment leave one →
  1. January 16, 2009 7:44 pm

    So I thought I’d return the favor by giving you a little bit of “publicity” off of my blog. Check out the latest post. It’s a poll of sorts. I’d be interested in hearing what you have to say!

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