In the last episode I showed you how the first and second verses in Genesis are not only scientifically inaccurate but that they are so far removed from modern scientific thinking that anyone defending this position either does so out of ignorance or clever rationalization. I demonstrated that when interpreting Genesis within it’s proper historical context and within it’s original… Read more »
Creationist have an enormous uphill battle in trying to get their version of origins accepted by the scientific community. For starters, I have yet to see a single creationist put forth a prediction that could prove creationism. All I see is piggy backing on the work of real scientist, cherry picking data and misinterpreting the findings. And that is just… Read more »
To many Christians and Jews, the Bible is the unquestioned authority on morality. Often times you’ll hear believers say that the Bible is a book of morals but they never take the time to actually read it and when you point out the atrocities contained within, they look at you as if you’re the crazy one and say “Well, I… Read more »
Here is the Rap song that was heard on The Scathing Atheist. Thanks to Noah for the lyrics!
Ancient people didn’t have the advantage of the scientific method to understand their world. They relied on observations, magically thinking and imagination. Creation myths are very common and most cultures have their own version with some common themes. In this episode, we are going to look at a handful of creation myths that could be taught in schools as counters… Read more »