aviculor:

savvymavvy:

legitknits:

mcguirkthejerk:

kristinethequeen:

jimmysnowvakk:

This is what pisses me off about Tumblr. You all say you’re so accepting and you don’t want to offend anyone, but then thousands of people reblog something like this because Christians aren’t the minority. You wouldn’t want to offend a Muslim, and if this were offensive to them or another minority, there’d be so many comments about it. But everyone is completely fine with offending a non minority. “You’re not oppressed, you can’t talk!” You know what? I’m a Christian and this offends me and my faith, but nobody’s going to care about that because I’m not oppressed. Tumblr is hypocritical and that needs to stop.

Amen to the comment

Oh my precious lambs:

Examine why you are being offended. Because this is literally how a sunset works. There is not room for debate on this question. There is less room for debate on this than there is on just about any other thing. We are not reblogging because Christians aren’t the minority, dear ones. We are reblogging because after the debate a few days ago, creationists were given the opportunity to pose a question for non-creationists. One of these questions was:

"How can you explain a sunset if their is no god?" (sp.)

Questions, we assume, are posed so that someone might answer them. And yes, there is an answer of how exactly one can explain a sunset given the absence of a divine force. Now, you can certainly posit that God is the creator of all things and so all things came from him including the sun and light refraction and anthrax and kittens and famine and all that jazz.

But you don’t get to deny that THIS IS HOW A SUNSET WORKS, and of the necessary elements of this equation (Sun + Atmosphere + Angle = Sunset), God is not one of them. That’s because everything else is an observable phenomenon, and God is not. You can explain a sunset without God. You can go ahead and believe that God’s part of it all. That’s cool. Lots of people believe stuff like that, and I encourage you to delve into the ways that people make science and their faith jive. But if you are offended by being shown the basic scientific principals behind a sunset, you must be offended by damn near everything. And that seems exhausting. 

In short:

People getting butthurt over science, fucking love it.

"Stop teaching science, it offends me" 

Just because science can “explain” it does not mean that god did not have his hand in it. Science is not mutually exclusive in this aspect.

(via atane)

  1. jinglehe11 reblogged this from paprikaflavour
  2. jennymakesjunk reblogged this from nimrodprower
  3. theyoungcouple reblogged this from pizza-sex
  4. cpt-freedom reblogged this from pvtskittles
  5. head-in-the-clouds56 reblogged this from skychasingdreamer
  6. minnesotan-wonder reblogged this from kittycat99kmb
  7. kaiserokami reblogged this from skychasingdreamer
  8. lokkily reblogged this from the-surgeon-of-death
  9. taliak1222 reblogged this from capersaurus
  10. linkyasha reblogged this from skychasingdreamer
  11. melonbreadwar reblogged this from skychasingdreamer
  12. capersaurus reblogged this from altobells
  13. lillinettix reblogged this from the-surgeon-of-death
  14. questingwolf reblogged this from the-surgeon-of-death
  15. altobells reblogged this from eneko-wweh and added:
    Thank you to the last parapgraph poster. Anyone who denies science is a thing doesn’t make any sense, of course it is,...
  16. learn-todance reblogged this from thesecretadventurer
  17. goodralicious reblogged this from skychasingdreamer
  18. issyolympus reblogged this from chameleon-circuits
  19. 010271995 reblogged this from angiebabyy333
  20. everything-art-online reblogged this from skychasingdreamer
  21. theblondewithperfectcurls reblogged this from ghostlynarii
  22. secretsofthe501st reblogged this from skychasingdreamer
  23. jeannetteleven reblogged this from skychasingdreamer
  24. the-surgeon-of-death reblogged this from skychasingdreamer
  25. fleetlingly-artistic reblogged this from skychasingdreamer
  26. paprikaflavour reblogged this from skychasingdreamer
  27. whatanuglytale reblogged this from skychasingdreamer
  28. lavenderliars reblogged this from skychasingdreamer
  29. iluvsawnik reblogged this from skychasingdreamer

Post Info

Share