Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence

Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.

Richard Dawkins,

From speech at the Edinburgh International Science Festival, April 15, 1992.

Would that include faith in induction, scientism, Naturalism, atheistic morality, macro-evolution…?

2 Responses to “Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence”

  1. Zachariah Says:

    Did you ever get audio or video of your debate?

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