Well, today I’m going to list a few organizations I’m keeping an eye on due to the absurd level of superstition, paranoia, homophobia, creationism, misinformation, and ignorance which they spew constantly.
Louisiana Baptist Convention
For a few laughs, I’m going to copy some of the lulz to be found…
We must, however, address the current debate about the so-called “right to die” for those who are
terminally ill. Those who suggest that such persons have a “right to die” by causing or seeking their own
deaths or aiding or permitting another individual to end his or her life, are in grave error and are acting contrary to the law of God. This is directly forbidden by the fifth commandment: “Thou shalt not kill.”
In the same way, philosophers of science have difficulty explaining how consciousness can arise from unconscious matter or rationality from unguided, mindless evolutionary processes. A Christian can answer that we are created in the image of a supremely aware being and therefore consciousness and rationality are not surprising phenomenona. So, science actually offers us much reinforcement for our faith.
He writes that voters’ choice of Barack Obama as president of the U.S. will cause negative consequences, “decreasing the already virtually non-existent protections of pre-born children.” Krotoski predicts Executive Order funding for “totally non-productive research into hypothetical clinical use of embryonic stem cells (ESCs), as opposed to the demonstrably clinically, useful adult, umbilical and induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs).”