Christianity demands the crucifixion of the intellect
Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities
Which is more likely-that the whole natural order should be suspended, or that a jewish minx should tell a lie?
-David Hume (this also goes for arabic minxes, or minxes from New York for that matter)
Although there are scientific reasons for accepting a young earth, I am a young-age creationist because that is my understanding of the Scripture. As I shared with my professors years ago when I was in college, if all the evidence in the universe turns against creationism, I would be the first to admit it, but I would still be a creationist because that is what the Word of God seems to indicate. Here I must stand.
The problem with religion, because it’s been sheltered from criticism, is that it allows people to believe en masse what only idiots or lunatics could believe in isolation.