They reason backwards: Birds evolved, therefore some poorly understood mindless processes must have driven them to evolve.
It’s telling that one kind of evolution always seems to be missing from these “theories” about the evolutionary origins of religion.
Thank you to Wesley J. Smith for fighting what’s often a very lonely fight against the increasingly dehumanizing tendency in contemporary medicine.
And just think, it all arose by chance, blind, mindless processes alone, didn’t it?
If the continent’s most important country embraces the culture of death, the darkness will spread.