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Myth 9:

Science asks questions.


Religion does not question its dogmatic creeds. ........................ 57



Myth 10:

Science has a logical foundation. Religion does not. ................. 61




Myth 11:

Science takes us beyond the superstitious beliefs and ritual 


practices of ‘pre-modern’ and ‘pre-scientific’ ages and

cultures. Religion sticks to them. ................................................. 67



Myth 12:


Science can fully explain the origin of the universe on the 

foundation of physics.

Religion needs metaphysical speculations and philosophies to 


support its beliefs. .......................................................................... 71



Myth 13:

Science is based on objective observations of nature.


Religion projects subjective human feelings and phantasy

onto nature. ..................................................................................... 75




Myth 14:

Science shows that everything is ‘energy’.

Religion believes that behind everything is ‘god’. ...................... 83




Myth 15:

Science was a progressive revolution in our human 

understanding of nature.


Religion is reactionary, because it resisted and still resists this 

‘revolution’. ..................................................................................... 89



Myth 16:


Science has overcome ‘The God Delusion’.

Religion still holds to it. ................................................................. 95










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