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The God Deluded by BlameThe1st The God Deluded by BlameThe1st
List of God-deluded idiots as they appear:
Sir Francis Bacon, Galileo Galilei, William Shakespeare, Rene Descartes, Sir Robert Boyle, Sir Isaac Newton, Benjamin Franklin, George Washington, Joseph Priestly, Thomas Jefferson, Noah Webster, William Wilberforce, Michael Faraday, George Washington Carver, Albert Einstein, Francis Collins.

Before anyone corrects me: yes, not all of these men were Bible-believing Christians (many were non-religious deists). And yes, simply because these intelligent men believed in God, doesn’t mean God does exist, or that people should believe in him.

However, these men do shatter the stereotype that people who acknowledge the existence of God are unintelligent, irrational, anti-science ignoramuses who are a threat to rational thought and free inquiry.

Here are some other God-believing simpletons you may know of:
Leonardo Da Vinci
Nicholas Copernicus
Johannes Kepler
John Milton
Blaise Pascal
Baruch Spinoza
John Locke
Immanuel Kant
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ludwig van Beethoven
John Stuart Mill
Louis Pasteur
Gregor Mendel
William Thomson Kelvin
Jules Verne
Theodore Roosevelt
Max Planck
T.S. Eliot
J.R.R. Tolkien
William Golding
John F. Kennedy
Charles M. Schulz
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
and thousands more...
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SterileRitalin Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2014  New member Hobbyist General Artist
So what you're saying is that people like Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. were great people who changed the world,because they believed in god.
No rudeness intended,but that makes no sense.
These people weren't good because they believed in a fairy tale,they were good people because they believed in goodness to others,not because they believed in god alone.
And reminder that for every good person who believes/believed in god,there are two more theists who were/are complete human scum.
Mrgreen36 Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Some more deluded people:

Martin Scorsese
Anthony Hopkins
Michael Caine
Andy Warhol 
snowmandom Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2014
Look, I get it already. Atheists are all arrogant elitist assholes. Christians are morally superior and more intelligent. You seem to stress this quite often.
BlameThe1st Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
False dichotomy is false. That is the point.
Mrgreen36 Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
I personally believe in god and science. I'm quite happy with what I believe
BlameThe1st Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Same here.
LogiTeeka Featured By Owner Edited Jun 27, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Indeed, there is a difference between believing in God and being religious. Personally, I'm more of a theist, but I call myself a "Christian" only in the philosophical sense.
BlameThe1st Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Sounds good. I'm leaning more towards Deism myself, but I still call myself a Christian.
IrkenConfederate Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I don't believe Einstein believed in God the same way conventional theists do. So far as I know, he didn't believe in an actual, literal deity ...
BlameThe1st Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Deist. Theist. Same difference.
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