Archives for May 16, 2012

Can a Christian be a Social Darwinist?

I don't have a definite answer to that although I tend to think Social Darwinism is incompatible with biblical Christianity.My point here, however, is simply that many American Christians seem to be able to embrace Social Darwinism while rejecting (often vehemently) biological Darwinism.I live in a social context strongly influenced by Christian fundamentalism. It's very common to see anti-evolution bumper stickers. Books and seminars against evolution abound. Not far from where I sit … [Read more...]