Determinism is religion

Modernity is a deterministic worldview, not for scientific reasons, but for theological prejudices. Descartes believed that God (and his laws of Nature) was the only real cause in Nature, and, therefore, everything is determined in advance. This was a pathetic reductionism of the knowledge of causality already achieved by Aristotle and the medievals.

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