NigelGlitter

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Tue Dec 8

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NigelGlitter replied to the Creation vs. Evolution board. 11:02 AM

Re: Privileged Species

Thanks. Now I hope you can see why thinking the human species is the center of all things is not, by definition, egocentric

Okay. Please replace all uses of egocentric with anthropocentric.

Besides, I'm not the one that [more]

Mon Dec 7

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NigelGlitter replied to the Creation vs. Evolution board. 11:49 PM

Re: Privileged Species

a good brief look at some specifics supporting the premise that God designed the universe for humans


egocentric
[ee-goh-sen-trik, eg-oh-]

adjective
1.
having or regarding the self or the individual as the [more]

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NigelGlitter replied to the Creation vs. Evolution board. 2:52 PM

Re: Arguments even a creationist might understan

My point was that if God created the whole universe to support human flourishing on earth, then it is not ego-centric or arrogant to think so.

That "if" is right where the egocentric hits the reality. Yep, now creating those [more]

Sun Dec 6

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NigelGlitter replied to the Creation vs. Evolution board. 9:05 AM

Re: Arguments even a creationist might understan

Most Christians accept evolution and transitional fossils. The Catholic Church accepts evolution and transitional fossils. Are they deists? I believe these folks still assert that God created the universe and life. Doesn't that make them [more]

Sat Dec 5

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NigelGlitter replied to the Creation vs. Evolution board. 10:33 AM

Re: Arguments even a creationist might understan

Does creativity need a justification? And I wonder just how hospitable earth would be to humans with T. Rexes running amok?

I kind of put getting rid of large carnivores as a huge plus on God's side.


Of course creating needs [more]

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NigelGlitter replied to the Creation vs. Evolution board. 10:16 AM

Re: Arguments even a creationist might understan

If the goal is that everything created survives forever then I suppose this is correct. However, the universe changes, life changes in order to adapt. Transitional animals are evidence of that change. Why should change be considered poor [more]

Thu Dec 3

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NigelGlitter replied to the Creation vs. Evolution board. 10:30 PM

Re: Arguments even a creationist might understan

Planned obsolescence is a legitimate strategy to accomplish certain ends.

I agree, but the plethora of unsuccessful hominids overlapping one another, with only the one that had the most efficient (not largest) brain left standing [more]

Wed Dec 2

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NigelGlitter replied to the Creation vs. Evolution board. 6:14 PM

Re: Arguments even a creationist might understan

So if the objective of the "designer" was to create a species that could produce the iphone, the Walking Dead, and Donald Trump then the "design", scrotum and all, was pretty successful.

I agree. This is an [more]

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NigelGlitter replied to the Creation vs. Evolution board. 6:10 PM

Re: Arguments even a creationist might understan

(I know people who prefer woodies).

So many jokes. So little time.

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NigelGlitter replied to the Creation vs. Evolution board. 6:05 PM

Re: Arguments even a creationist might understan

How then can you claim on one hand, "look what great feat evolution accomplished", and in the same breath, of the same feature, say it's bad design?

I dunno. If the wind blew together a really crappy watch that ran five [more]

Wed May 5

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NigelGlitter wrote 12:27 PM

Sleep, something we do all the time and know nothing about.

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