Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Dumb Christians: Biology text book has "clear bias" against Christianity

The Dark Ages is again tugging at the door, trying for a come back.

A Farragut High School father is appealing the findings of a review committee that recommended the continued use of an honors biology textbook the man said has a questionable description of creationism...

...On page 319 of the text, the authors describe creationism as “the biblical myth that the universe was created by the Judeo-Christian God in 7 days.”

Zimmermann said the use of the word “myth” could “mislead, belittle and discourage students in believing in creationism and pointedly calls the Bible a myth.”

In place of this material, he recommended that “non-bias textbooks” be used.

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