I can see how something would be lost if all parties were to join together on one side in say, the game of "Tug of War". Tug of War is a game of simple competition aimed at having fun. If we were to be in a canoe with a partner, it would be most beneficial to have a mutual goal and work in unison. The arguments and debates around science and religion DO offer a variety of theories which can increase our understanding IF we are open to it. Posturing is however, counterproductive. The energy required to defend a singular theory depletes the source and reduces the field of vision. Who is it that would wish to LIMIT their capacity for understanding? If the birth of a star could be seen with binoculars, who with none of their own would resist the offer of the person standing beside them, the use of their pair?
More information about text formats