There is now a billboard in the middle of Times Square saying “To all our atheist friends: thank God you’re wrong.”
This was apparently in response to an atheistic statement in Times Square last Christmas.
Dave Silverman, president of American Atheists, reportedly told CNN, “(creationists) refuse to look at the real world. They refuse to look at the evidence we have, and they offer none.”
I personally also disagree with the Young Earth Creationist view. But I respect it.
And I also disagree with the atheistic view. But I respect it too. What troubles me, are not the views of both these parties per se. It’s that both groups have their eyes closed to Eastern faiths.
Silverman’s statement can blow back in his face as follows: “atheists and creationists refuse to look at the wider world of scientific and spiritual discovery. They refuse to look at the evidence from Eastern faiths….”