Why do a husband and wife decide to have a child? A toy doll requires much less work.
According to Lewis, “universal evolutionism” has schooled us to think complicated functional things naturally arise from cruder and less complicated things.
Biological development is either the result of an unintelligent material process or a process guided by a mind, aka intelligent design.
Just for a little while turn off the PBS science narrator in your head. Why should there be beauty? What is it for?
Marvin Olasky, editor of World Magazine, wryly observes that Lewis “should have trademarked ‘mere.’”