Meanwhile, the messenger who had gone off to
summon Micaiah advised him, "Look, everything
that the other prophets were saying was unanimously
favorable to the king. So please, cooperate with them
and speak favorably."
(1Ki 22:13 International Standard Version)
who, fearing controversy – to avoid a fight –
silence those who know, and know they know?
Though coached in advance – told the words he should utter –
he laid out the hard truth in plain sight.
of Darwinian thought, 1 a prophet’s orison,
a prayer that Adam will come awake,
death-dealing doctrine of survival of the best
which rapes the earth and leaves it dying.
who dance and pipe the “established truth”, Satan’s lie:
“Eat this fruit; it will not make you die.”
1Robinson does not deny scientific evolution, nor
does she subscribe to a young earth theory. But
she sees as pernicious – even fatal to the human
race – the social, political, and environmental
uses of the doctrine of survival of the fittest.