Life and the cosmos were evidently designed by a mind with the ability to look forward, toward the future, and anticipate problems which could then be addressed before they come up.
Yuval Noah Harari quickly gets down to business, unsentimentally shredding Jefferson’s noble phrases.
“If you actually believe we evolved out of the primordial soup and through happenstance got here, by accident, then our lives literally have no meaning.”
Who — or what — determines what we are? Why does it matter? And how should we act in light of the answers to those questions?
It was, and is, the most controversial Catholic document of the past century, and perhaps of any century.