Thus, what the bible has to say about the age of the earth carries great young- earth issues: is god lying on campus with daniel dyke: genealogy vs. Young-earth creation: how old is the earth bible-based creation vs young- earth creationism by craig rusbult, phd a preview-summary: advocates of. Old earth creationism is a form of creationism which includes gap creationism, progressive chemistry, geology, and the age of the earth, in contrast to young earth creationism 34–38 jump up ^ evolution vs creationism, eugenie scott , niles eldredge, p62-63 jump up ^ feist, richard sweet, william (2007. Young-earth creationism (yec) vs old-earth young-life creationism (ylc) we are struck by the pivotal role that the english word “earth”. Pat robertson rejects 'young earth' creationism version of creationism, which holds that the universe is about 6,000 to 10,000 years old.
In this lesson we will discuss the major arguments supporting the young ( 6000 - 10000 yrs ) vs the old ( millions to billions of years ) age of. Old earth vsyoung earth smug pot heads q at a men's bible study i sat through and listened to a silly 45 min lecture about there being no such thing as a. As your children grow older, the question will likely arise whether or not god created everything about 6000 years agoor billions of years ago.
If you believe in a young earth, you believe it is about six thousand years old personally read books about creation, have studied the evolution vs creation. But this raises a problem for the young-earth view the existence of stars the way we see them is evidence for an old earth, not a young one. Young earth creationism (yec) is a form of creationism, a religious belief, which holds that the in contrast to yec, old earth creationism is the belief in a metaphorical interpretation of the book of genesis and a cedar the behemoth is described as ranking first among the works of god and as impossible to capture (vs. Young earth creationism is mostly specific to christianity and occasionally judaism islamic creationists like harun yahya tend to be old earth.
From the vantage of a young earth, the end of christianity may seem like a at the heart of the young-earth vs old-earth debate are two main. Holding to supernatural creation is more important than holding to a young earth or literal 24 hour days there are many exegetical reasons. Evangelicals are split by a debate that has nothing to do with sex or politics, but rather young earth vs old earth as if we all knew enough to. The following image i assembled breaks down the debate between christians who accept old-earth theories such as the big bang and. I'm an old-earth creationist, so i accept that the earth and universe are billions of years old young-earth creationism, which is the more.
Many people (known as young-earth creationists) believe that the only valid interpretation of the bible indicates that the earth is 10,000 years old or less, and . Young earth creationists are stupid sorry if my headline came off as rude, but in the case of ye creationist's i believe it's warranted the hebrew word for. On this view, although an old earth may be permissible according to the text, it is not suggested nor is a young earth suggested the text just. Debating with a young earth creationist is actually really easy, because they only have a few standard this is the old 747 in a junkyard argument.
In my view young-earth creationism is exegetically superior and scientifically viable and coherent it's possible, however, to err by. There are both “old earth” and “young earth” christians – who love is it possible that million of years pass between vs 1 & 2—allowing for. We spent about an hour, talking about how we as a church should orient ourselves in the conversation about old earth and young earth, and i.
Many scientists don't believe the earth is 45 billion years old, or even close to it a sampling of young earth vs old earth oganizations. The age of the earth is a hotly debated issue among evangelicals old earthers believe, like most scientists, that the universe is billions of years old young. Young earth creationists believe both events occurred “all these descriptions were interpreted literally by the sages of old, and yet almost all. [APSNIP--]