The following articles are related to the topic of CREATION

Stars: A Creation of Mass Production

How great thou art! What emotions surge when we praise God: "O Lord my God, when I in awesome wonder, consider all the worlds Thy hands have made, I see the stars, I hear the rolling thunder, Thy pow'r thruout the universe displayed." Whether we look through a telescope to regions beyond, or through a microscope at the building blocks ... read more »

Is the Genesis Creation Account Poetry?

Liberal theologians have long sought to recast the Genesis record of origins by a variety of exegetical manipulations. One of these is the theory that the Mosaic narrative in Genesis 1 and Genesis 2 is not a document of prose-oriented history. Instead, it is alleged to be poetry. It is contended that history narrative as a discipline did not exist ... read more »

Exodus 20:8-11 – The Creation Days: Literal Days or Ages?

Eons of time are absolutely essential to the theory of evolution. Robert Jastrow, an evolutionist, says: "The key to Darwin's explanation is time." (p. 112). Those who are intimidated by evolutionary propaganda attempt to find some way to fit the coveted "time" into the biblical record of creation. One of the ways this feat is attempted is by arguing that ... read more »

Was the Sabbath a Divine Requirement from the Time of Creation?

"Does Genesis 2:2-3 establish the fact that the 'Sabbath' was 'sanctified' as a 'holy day' from the time of creation onward?" Here is the text that is the focus of this question. "And on the seventh day God finished his work that he had made; and he rested on the seventh day from all his work that he had made. ... read more »

The Battle at Baylor University

Baylor University in Waco, Texas, with its more than thirteen thousand students, is the largest educational institution in the world affiliated with the Baptist Church. This major center of academic learning professes a commitment to "excellence in Christian higher education." The university promotes itself as an organism "dedicated to Christian principles." The school's motto is Pro Ecclesia, Pro Texana (For ... read more »

Genesis 1:1-2 – The Gap Theory

One of the theories which attempts to harmonize the Bible with evolutionary chronology (i.e., the concept that the earth is billions of years old) is known as the Gap Theory. This view, which is barely more than 150 years old, argues that there exists a gap between Genesis 1:1 and 1:2, during which there lived successive generations of plants, animals, ... read more »

Is the Language of Genesis 1 Merely Metaphorical?

Hugh Ross is affiliated with an organization in southern California called Reasons to Believe. While he professes to be a defender of the Genesis record, he actually is one of the nation's foremost compromisers with reference to the scriptural doctrine of creation. Ross is totally committed to attempting a harmony between Genesis 1 and evolutionary chronology, i.e., the notion the ... read more »

Does Starlight Require Millions of Years to Reach the Earth?

"When we look at the farthest visible star, we are looking 4 billion years into the past; the light from that star, traveling at 186,000 miles a second, has taken many years to reach us. How would you explain this as it relates to creation?" First of all, I would dispute the chronological theory which suggests that the Universe dates ... read more »

Do the First Two Chapters of Genesis Contradict One Another?

"Can you explain the discrepancy between the first two chapters of Genesis?In chapter two, God decides that Adam still doesn't have a suitable companion, so he then creates woman.This appears to be in contradiction to chapter one, in which man and woman were created together - after the animals and everything else." The "contradiction" exists only if the reader has ... read more »

Man: From the Beginning

The name of the game is intimidation. It is a tragic but true fact that many views are propagated in today's world simply on the basis of intimidation. The vocal majority frequently bullies the muted minority into an acceptation of their ideas. And this is precisely what has happened in the case of many professed friends of the Bible. Evolutionists, ... read more »