theology makes so much more sense when little bunnies show you the way

James McGrath posted the following on his blog about the type of reasoning one often finds among creationists. It is also applicable to certain strands of apologetics concerning Israelite history vis-a-vis the challenges of archaeology.

Plus, they’re cute bunnies.


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