“The Discovery Institute is antipathetic to science. However, its promoters have a perverted little problem. Even while they have contempt for legitimate science, they must pretend that intelligent design is itself legitimate science.
Because it has to be treated that way to be taught in science classes in American public schools.
So the Discovery Institute must persuade people that ID is science, even while they privately hold science in contempt and blame it for many of the ills of the world.” (p. 144)
David Madison was a pastor in the Methodist Church for nine years, and has a PhD in Biblical Studies from Boston University.
Read the rest of this excellent post over at Debunking Christianity.