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Tuesday, 12 April 2016

Passing on the God Gene

You know, I know the science is borderline, that genetics is complex and that there's free will involved and the whole area says nothing about the existence of God. But I do like the whole concept of a "God gene".

By enabling humans to perceive meaning in adversity, and a sense of optimism, it's posited that the " God gene" gives religious believers a slight evolutionary advantage.

So don't waste your time arguing with Darwinian atheists. Just rejoice. We have better genes.

3 comments :

  1. He has set eternity in the human heart.

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  2. But we are just as optimistic, except when we get grouchy, but that's an age thing...

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  3. Oh, to hell with it - we're all doomed I tell you, doomed...

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