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Old 30th January 2013, 05:54 AM   #1
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Creationism in Rotterdam

Eek! I was just listening to the regional Radio Rijnmond and they had a (paid) advertisement for a creationist evening in one of the theatres in Rotterdam. The event is called "The Creation" (de Schepping) and is all about:

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De film is een duidelijk pleidooi dat de mens geen toevalsproduct is, maar een wezen dat het geniale handschrift van een liefdevolle schepper draagt.
The movie is a clear plea that humankind is not a coincidental product, but a creature that carries the genius handwriting of a loving creator.
Okay, just thought I should mention this.
Maybe some skeptics can make a picket line with shield like "we don't want your ID, let Nature rule" or something of the sort.
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Old 30th January 2013, 06:35 AM   #2
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Originally Posted by tusenfem View Post
The movie is a clear plea that humankind is not a coincidental product, but a creature that carries the genius handwriting of a loving creator.
My take...the movie can plea all it wants to; doesn't affect the nature of reality.

PS: Cool language.
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Old 30th January 2013, 03:58 PM   #3
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Thanks.
Good catch, tusenfem. I'll have a read around on their forum. I don't know much about Seventh Day Adventists, they sound eekily happy.

But, as aggle says, it won't affect many people, the creationists are not very strong here.
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Yeah, I'm not worried either. People here tend to be wary of anyone who wants to go against science for religious reasons. Medicine is a bigger issue.
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