Proverbs 12:15: The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, but a wise man listens to advice.
Editor’s note: Today’s piece is very special, and not only because it is a guest post by our good friend, Phil Ledgerwood. No, today’s post is special because it presents, finally, the exhaustive and definitive case that Jesus was basically Groot. (Which makes him even more awesome.)
An essential component of the way young-earth creationism proponents say Christians should read the Bible is something called “proof-texting.”
Let me be brutally honest with you for a second: I’m mad at Brandon Withrow.
One of my favorite arguments to present in opposition to the young-earth view is the issue of distant starlight, often called the “starlight problem.”
Since publishing one of my latest memes last week, I’ve been able to participate in a couple of lively Facebook discussions with two committed young-earth creationists, who insist it really does make sense to believe Genesis 3 is the only instance in the history of the written word in which…
Well, it’s Friday. My work week was pretty busy, so this will be a short Friday Fun post, but I do have two new memes to share!
A central component of the worldview taught by young-earth creationism proponents like Ken Ham is the idea that physical death (for humans and animals), pain and suffering of all kinds did not exist in the world before Adam and Eve’s sin.
This is a response to those who say Genesis 1 and 2 don’t contradict, they “complement” each other.
Most debates between young-earth creationists and those who accept evolution go something like this: