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Ben Carson Believes Evolution Is Satan's Plot To Undermine God

  • by: Alan Duke
  • (Sun, 04 Oct 2015 19:05:59 Z)

Ben Carson's been a popular speaker for conservative Christian groups for years, but now that the retired neurosurgeon is in the top tier of contenders for the GOP presidential nomination much more attention is being paid to what he's said.

Carson, the first surgeon to separate twins who were conjoined at the brain, has been saying for years that he believes humans have not evolved from other species, but were created as humans by God. Darwin's theory of evolution, which is widely accepted by scientists, is the devil's strategy to undermine God's word, according to Carson.

This 48-minute video is Dr. Carson speaking to a group about evolution versus creationism and the big bang theory in 2011. For the direct reference to Satan's encouragement of the adoption of the theory of evolution, start watching around the 45-minute mark.

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Editor-in-Chief Alan Duke co-founded Lead Stories after ending a 26-year career with CNN, where he mainly covered entertainment, current affairs and politics. Duke closely covered domestic terrorism cases for CNN, including the Oklahoma City federal building bombing, the UNABOMBER and search for Southeast bomber Eric Robert Rudolph. CNN moved Duke to Los Angeles in 2009 to cover the entertainment beat. Duke also co-hosted a daily podcast with former HLN host Nancy Grace, "Crime Stories with Nancy Grace" and hosted the podcast series "Stan Lee's World: His Real Life Battle with Heroes & Villains." You'll also see Duke in many news documentaries, including on the Reelz channel, CNN and HLN.

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