Religious Fundamentalism. LO : Was America a country of religious and racial intolerance during this period? Key Words : Monkey Trial, Darwinism, Creationism. What do you think is meant by religious fundamentalism?. Watch the DVD clip to show an example of Christian fundamentalism!. KEY WORD.
LO: Was America a country of religious and racial intolerance during this period?
Key Words: Monkey Trial, Darwinism, Creationism
They thought it contradicted the Bible
The Bible teaches that God created the world in 7 days.
Fundamentalists take the Bible literally. They believe that man came from Adam and Eve.
It was the first trial in American history to be broadcast on the radio
How did Darrow try to make a fool out of Bryan?
“Darrow: “Do you believe in Jonah and the Whale”?
Bryan: “It is easy to believe in the miracle of Jonah”
Darrow: “Did Eve really come from Adam’s rib”?