Modern astrophysics is a faith just as surely as traditional religion is — but the astrophysicists are too arrogant to admit to that fact.
Regular readers know that a troll came through here this past weekend castigating religious believers as idiots and wrapping himself in the scientifically pure flag of atheism. As a former atheist myself, I know precisely how vapid our arguments are — and how unreasoning our hatred against those who believe in God. As this video makes perfectly clear, he’s no more scientific than the Sasquatch-believing friend I have:
(Hat tip: Seraphic Secret)
There’s a reason I have no respect for either Stephen Hawking or Neil deGrasse Tyson. Both were/are true believers whose theories are just as un-provable as the belief that there is a God; neither would/will admit that they are creatures of faith; and both hid behind their denial and hypocrisy to demean others who have different, equally un-provable theories about life’s origin.