Intelligent Design: The Most Reasonable Explanation for the Origins of Life
A question that scientists, philosophers, and theologians have attempted to answer is how did life begin?
Essentially, there are only 2 possible explanations to this question:
- Life was created by chance; or
- Life was created by an intelligent designer.
COULD LIFE HAVE BEEN CREATED BY CHANCE?
Proponents of the theory that the Big Bang and all life thereafter was created by mere chance include:
-Charles Darwin, Naturalist (Geologist, Biologist)
-Richard Dawkins, Atheist (Evolutionary Biologist)
-Sam Harris, Atheist (Neuroscientist, Philosopher)
-Steven Hawking, Atheist (Theoretical Physicist)
-Lawrence Knauss, Atheist (Physicist)
-Michael Shermer, Atheist (Scientific Advisor)
The men listed above claim that Darwin’s Origin of Species (1859) gives us the best explanation regarding the origins of life. However, even Darwin admits that his book is just an argument to his theory on natural selection. He never intended to be able to explain the origins of life.
Not only does chance not prove to be a reasonable conclusion it would have to…