If there is a God….a higher power, a supreme being, who is behind all this, I feel we should just stop talking for a minute and…well…just stop talking for a minute.
Bible & Science
As foolish as we may look in resisting the so-called “scientific consensus,” we are bound by Scripture.
The overarching problem is the assertion that Genesis is prepared to tell us how old the earth is.
In The Bible Tells Me So, I have a section called “Stories Work,” which is my conclusion to chapter 3, “God Likes Stories.” My point there is that the writers of the biblical narratives were storytellers. They recalled the past “often the very distant past, not ‘objectively,’ but purposefully. They had skin in the game. These were their stories. […]
There’s been quite a lot of kerfuffle online this summer in the wild and wacky, never boring, but yet always so, world of reading the Bible far, far, too literally. I should put in my two cents—be ready for a shock—that I don’t think much of the recent construction of a life-size but totally non-functional replication […]