Originally Posted by RedNeckRaider
Referring to evolution as a cult while being a member of a cult is irony at its finest. To state that Dawkins is looked upon as a savior is either a feeble attempt at humor, or a grotesque misunderstanding of evolution. People who do not follow a belief system that claims to know the thoughts and intentions of a creator do not need saviors. They do not believe the universe will be suspended on their behalf, nor do they believe anyone who disagrees with them will be tortured for eternity. They do believe as Christopher Hitchens once said “That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.”
I've admitted mine is based on belief, you need to pay attention. My point is that Evolution is absolutely a religion that requires GIANT leaps of faith, moreso than biblical text.
"Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father ... And then will I profess unto them, I never knew you: depart from me, ye that work iniquity."
"If the people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as are the souls of those who live under tyranny." - Thomas Jefferson