Smart guys are abandoning the Bible because they can see that the Bible just doesn't comport well with science. The atheists of today were good little Christian kids who paid attention in their public school classrooms. But what does one do when the Bible doesn't comport with science? The answers to this conundrum have been assorted, but mainly we have had to conclude that the Bible is just plain wrong in the area of origins, miracles, ands stuff like that.
But Kevin Swanson suggests that maybe we were wrong when we concluded that the beginning of wisdom and knowledge is the Fear and Awe of Smart Scientists. That might have been a bad call.
Kevin provides a list of questions that cosmologists and astronomers should answer before they get all dogmatic about the big bang and the origins of the universe.
Theory or Fact? ‚ÄúThe Theory of Evolution is a fact.‚ÄĚ True or False. Absentmindedly, a professor in college placed this as the first question in my Geology 100 class back in the 1980s. Can you believe I missed this by answering it as FALSE? Silly me! A theory can be a fact. What was I thinking? I guess I am not very smart.
Kevin Swanson has served as elder and pastor of Reformation Church, OPC since its inception. Kevin was raised on the mission field in Japan in the 1960's and 1970's. Together with his wife Brenda, they are bringing up five children in the nurture and admonition of the Lord....