The Ultimate Answer - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Gideon, Israel
    • 29.06.10 | 15:22 (IDT)

    I used to be drawn into discussions about science, religion and faith with religious people. I don't anymore. It's a total waste of time. When confronted with scientific evidence for the age of the earth and the universe, this is the answer they gave me: the earth was created 5700 years ago so that it would SEEM TO BE much older. Reason? To test the strength of our faith! Abandon all hope, my secular friends! The vast majority of Earth's population still lives in very, very dark ages...

    from the article: Nature guides may be hiding facts to avoid offending religious hikers
    First published 01:41 29.06.10 | Last updated 01:41 29.06.10
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