I have had an interesting email conversation with a YEC theologian that I wanted to post here in case anyone else would find it interesting or helpful. I challenged his support of young Earth Creationism, since I find it the most untenable and the most obviously ridiculous "empirical" position that he holds.
Within these emails, I have used asterisks to replace a few pieces of information regarding names, locations, email addresses, and so on, since I don't have this man's permission…Continue
Added by Matt Skaggs on June 2, 2013 at 11:31pm — No Comments
I was just about to post a blog entry here, when I saw this on the AN site when I wasn't logged in. Hopefully this will make you guys laugh as much as it made me laugh.
Hopefully soon, all of us will find God's match for us. Fingers crossed. Sorry, I mean hearts crossed. Wait, I…Continue
Recently I spoke with a theologian who holds a young-earth creationist viewpoint, and I was struck by his illogical dedication to his beliefs. It was apparent that he was not unintelligent: our conversation touched on a great variety of topics, including quantum physics, the origin of the universe, and modern astrophysical theories. He was clearly knowledgeable and scientifically aware -- apparently he…Continue