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Bob O'H



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(Permalink) Posted: Feb. 22 2008,03:07   

More of a heads-up than anything else, for those of you who have access to Science, there's an article about
scientists who leave creationism for evolution.

The main point is that it's a hard personal struggle:
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Trying to articulate where his religious beliefs stand now, Godfrey's eyes fill with tears. "It's been so long, a lifelong struggle, to sort out," he says. He has flirted with atheism but found it too depressing. Several years ago, he stopped attending church for a year before returning. He believes in God today, he says, but tomorrow may be different.

One sub-text is about how we should support people in this situation.

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