Templeton Prize is Bad News for Religion

#Religion

Fri, Mar 26th, 2010 12:01 by capnasty NEWS

Templeton-endorsed scientists and theologians said that creationism is out, as is intelligent design. There can be no afterlife. Nor does anyone have an eternal soul. There was no virgin birth--that was most probably a story made up after Mary was raped by a Roman soldier. There was no physical resurrection of Jesus. None of the miracles actually happened. And prayers are not answered. This is Templeton version of religion. A stripped-down, vague and woolly notion that there is something "other" out there. It makes no claims beyond that.

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