Many Christians mistakenly think that Adolf Hitler was either anti-religious or an atheist. This is very untrue. Hitler saw himself as doing God's work, was inspired by Martin Luther's anti-Semitism, and was in constant contact with the Catholic church. Hitler was not an atheist according to his Mein Kampf autobiography. Hitler wrote that he was doing the work of God: "I am convinced that I am acting as the agent of our Creator. By fighting off the Jews I am doing the Lord's work." In 1941 Hitler declared, "I am now as before a Catholic and will always remain so." The Nazi belt buckles had "God with us" etched on them.
Charles Darwin's books were banned in Nazi Germany: An exhibit by the University of Arizona library has a list of banned books in Nazi Germany; The 1935 edition of the official Nazi journal for lending libraries, Die Bücherei, contains a list of banned books. One of the entries in Die Bücherei is "Writings of a philosophical and social nature whose content deals with the false scientific enlightenment of primitive Darwinism and Monism (Ernst Haeckel)".
Houston Stewart Chamberlain (1855–1927) was an influence on Adolf Hitler's anti-Semitism. In Chamberlain's book, Foundations of the Nineteenth Century, he wrote of "A manifestly unsound system like that of Darwin ..." (Author's Introduction, page lxxxviii), "... Darwinian castles in the air ..." (First Part, Division II, Fourth Chapter, "Scientific Confusion" volume 1, footnote beginning on page 264), "... no tenable position can be derived even from the most consistent, and, therefore, most shallow Darwinism" (Second Part, Ninth Chapter, "Historical Criterion" volume 2, pages 215-216).
The Protocols of the Learned Elders of Zion, an infamous anti-Semitic fraud of some influence, includes Darwin among the Jewish conspiracies: "Protocol 2: ... 3. Do not suppose for a moment that these statements are empty words: think carefully of the successes we arranged for Darwinism, Marxism, Nietzsche-ism. To us Jews, at any rate, it should be plain to see what a disintegrating importance these directives have had upon the minds of the GOYIM."
Unlike praise for Martin Luther's On the Jews and Their Lies, there are no instances when Hitler mentions Darwin. The only reference Richard Weikart (who wrote a book specifically trying to connect Nazism to Darwin) could find was a mention by Wagener. "It's true that Hitler hardly ever mentioned Darwin by name; The only direct mention of Darwin I have been able to find is an account by a colleague Wagener," said Weikart of the unscientific Discovery Institute.
PZ Myers and the websites rationalwiki.org and wiki.ironchariots.org prove that Adolf Hitler was not a Darwinist. Marcus Aurelius said, “Live a good life. If there are gods and they are just, then they will not care how devout you have been, but will welcome you based on the virtues you have lived by. If there are gods, but unjust, then you should not want to worship them. If there are no gods, then you will be gone, but will have lived a noble life that will live on in the memories of your loved ones.” Judges 1:19 – "And the LORD was with Judah; and he drave out the inhabitants of the mountain; but could not drive out the inhabitants of the valley, because they had chariots of iron." God is powerless against iron chariots.