The Half Way House of Creationists

“Truly, this is the curse of evil done: It must go on forever bearing evil. “(118) Why did, as Geisler sees it, God die only after the publication of The Origin of Species in 1859? The book merely articulated the logical outcome of a trend of thought that began to infiltrate Western man’s mind once the consequences of Newton’s cosmic model came to be realized. “The Divine Antifex had therefore less and less to do in the world. He did not even have to conserve it, as the world, more and more, became able to dispense with this service.”(119) – thus Alexandre Koyré.