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Famed Atheist Richard Dawkins Suffers Stroke — and Now a Debate Over Praying for Him Is Lighting up Twitter


"Richard Dawkins has stroke ... (do not pray for him please)"

Famed atheist Richard Dawkins suffered a "minor stroke" last Saturday, which forced the 74-year-old to nix a tour of Australia and New Zealand.

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Management for the outspoken biology professor and author of "The God Delusion" indicated Dawkins is recuperating at home in the United Kingdom, the Guardian reported.

While some believers in prayer posted on social media that they are, indeed, getting on their knees on behalf of Dawkins and his recovery, others — presumably atheists — had much different messages. Check out the opposing reactions:

Despite his condition, Dawkins has been sending up his own Twitter posts since Tuesday, and an offering from earlier today shows he's lost none of his feistiness:

(H/T: Christian Today)

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