Okay, show of hands. How many have heard these statements before?2014-10-30 09.59.20

“The Dark Ages caused by Christianity set humanity back centuries!”

“Had the Church not suppressed knowledge and science we would be light-years ahead of where we are in terms of technology and medical science!”

I’ve heard these all my life. But were the so-called Dark Ages really caused by repression of science by the church? An atheist historian shatters this myth in SoulJournaler’s blog here: http://souljournaler.blogspot.com/2014/10/in-their-own-words-xix-dark-ages-set.html

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