The theory of natural selection was the co-discovery of two men, but by the mid 1860s one of its progenitors began to reject his own theory.
Nothing shows the feebleness of Darwinism quite so much as breathless stories about brand new results. This week the topic was “lactase persistence.”
Given the degree of discipleship for Sir Charles, Darwin fully expected to receive Lyell’s commendation for his labors.
Granted that the early scientists were Christians, does it follow that science necessarily supports Christianity or any form of theism?
We’re going to need a new philosophy: one that can handle realities the Elizabethans and Victorians could never have imagined.