Okay, show of hands. How many have heard these statements before?
“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