According to the self-effacing scholar, he was always “puzzled when someone describes me as courageous.”
Says Meyer, “There are many many many people who have come up to the water’s edge, who have seen the problems with Darwinian evolution, have counted the cost, and recoiled.”
I want to underscore Phil’s pivotal role in organizing disparate voices critical of Darwinism and convinced of design in nature into a cohesive community.
It pleased me to find out that his reading of my book was one of the major influences that motivated him to take up the fight.
Because of Phillip Johnson’s leadership no informed person will ever again honestly say that Darwin’s theory flows straight from the data.