Tag Archives: creation

Christians & Evolution

Christians often have a very confused relationship with scientific discoveries – we use them of course, but there’s a significant portion of evangelicals who become very sceptical especially when it concerns the origins of life. Tim Challies wrote The…reason I am a six-day creationist is

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Book Review: Feral

Have you ever wondered what you would do if you had a lot of money to spare? If you were Bill Gates rich for example. I’m sure you have, I have. One of things I have long decided I would do would be to buy

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Book Review: The Genesis Enigma

The Genesis Enigma: Why the Bible is scientifically accurate from 2009 is an intriguing book and is a bold endeavour but unlikely to find many advocates. If you’re a six-day young earth creationist then ‘there’s nothing to see here’. Dr Parker is a staunch advocate

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Where Genesis and Science agree

I almost always find myself reading Genesis in January and it strikes me that we very often focus on the areas of conflict between contemporary scientific theories and the Book of Genesis and miss out on the very many areas where the two agree. Here

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The Sunday Video: Saving the Oceans

This earnest, sombre plea for the oceans is heartfelt and stirring and as the lady says ‘no blue, no green’ which translates to forget the oceans and you can forget life on land. So take 18 minutes of your time and wonder whether the description

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80% of Brits reject creationism

Apparently so. Check this interactive map out which is interesting because some of the speakers at Honest to Darwin conference were confident that over the course of the next generation the hold of evolution on culture would begin to slip. Time will tell. There were

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Darwin round up

So back from holiday and opened up Google Reader to discover 418 unread posts. Good grief, I was only away for a week. I did some unsubscribing and then a lot of skim reading and noticed some convergences. Split them up into a couple of

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Born Believers: Do we create God?

Keeping with the evolution theme that has emerged on this blog over the past month or so, Christine Sine came across an old New Scientist magazine that suggested we evolved religious beliefs because holding those beliefs better helped us survive when we needed to kill