Agile is a cancer that we have to eliminate from the industry – Meijer

Erik Meijer hating on Agile: “we talk too much about code, we don’t write enough code.”
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/01/08/erik_meijer_agile_is_a_cancer_we_have_to_eliminate_from_the_industry/

The article claims a former priest from the Church of ThoughtWorks has “debunked” this. Can a religion ever be said to have debunked a skeptic?