Tag Archives: Genesis

Putting the FUN in Fundamentalist, one DAY at a Time

The Following is from a conversation I had with a Catholic friend I like and admire. If you are defining a “Fundamentalist” as someone who refuses to accept any part of the bible as poetic or figurative, then I do … Continue reading

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A Quick look into Church History About the History of the Earth

The following is from a conversation I had with a Catholic friend I like and admire:  You made a passing comment about the lack of uniform belief in a literal week about 6,000 years ago through church history, and of … Continue reading

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Mark 6 and a Literal Interpretation of Scripture

This is part of a conversation I had with a Catholic friend I like and admire. In his previous email, he had questioned by use of Mark 10:6 to defend the idea that Jesus believed and taught that the creation … Continue reading

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Consider the Text (Genesis gets its YOM on)

The following is from a conversation I had with a Catholic friend I like and admire:  Genesis 1 refers to each day as a “day”, in numbered order, and with the inclusion of evening and morning. What in the text, … Continue reading

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Big White Whale (Not a post about dieting)

Lately, the church attenders in our nation have wondered how, if it’s so obvious that Genesis 1-3 are meant to be read as literal history, that so many people with college degrees have decided that it is a literary device … Continue reading

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Geology and the Myth of Deep Time- Confessions of a YEC part 19

Welcome back to the Confessions of a Young Earth Creationist (YEC). We’ve looked into the Bible and then into the stars, and now we’re going to take a look at the ground beneath our own feet. When trying to prove … Continue reading

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The Distance to the Stars!- Confessions of a YEC part 18

It is true. I confess! I believe the bible when it says God created the heavens and the earth within a single week, about 6,000 years ago. I know it sounds crazy to all of the kids raised on PBS, … Continue reading

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