The idea that the universe is 6,000 years old is 100-percent wrong. It’s not a question of “different starting points.” It’s a question of whether we can trust absolutely any of the evidence we find in creation, because basically all of it points to the world being very, very old.
If this confuses you, I beg you to read this very straightforward and easy-to-understand infographic by BioLogos, which demonstrates the various, extremely reliable methods scientists use to determine the age of the earth. And just for fun, here’s a list of the many branches of science that are subverted and undermined by the belief in a recent creation.
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