Category: Science and the Church

An Evolutionary Love Story – A Rap Song

An Evolutionary Love Story – A Rap Song

| August 26, 2012

One of our artists Jawshewa El, a.k.a. Josh Laflin  shared his hip hop tune about the spiritual and intellectual reasons that Christians should stop denying evolution/ creation. An Evolutionary Love Story “An Evolutionary Love Story” – Joshua Laflin (aka Jahshewa El) 6/16/2012 verse 1. You’ll probably hate me for this but I feel it’s important, […]

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Should we look to nature to help interpret scripture?

Should we look to nature to help interpret scripture?

| August 17, 2012

Scriptures suggests that we should look to Gods’ creation to help understand God. This is a view that has been held by generations of theologians, scientists and lay people. This has sometimes been described as the ”two books” doctrine. This doctrine holds that we have at least two witnesses to God, the Bible words, inspired […]

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An Evolutionary Creationist’s Declaration of Independence (Apologies to Mr. Jefferson)

An Evolutionary Creationist’s Declaration of Independence (Apologies to Mr. Jefferson)

| July 17, 2012

by Commander Mike Beidler, with apologies to Thomas Jefferson.  Original here In the BODY OF CHRIST, February 26, 2010. The unanimous declaration of theistic evolutionists in the Evangelical Christian community. When, in the course of Christian history, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the doctrinal bonds which have connected them with another, and […]

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The Sectarian Origins of Young Earth Creationsim

The Sectarian Origins of Young Earth Creationsim

| July 4, 2012

Joshua M. Moritz, PhD, is Lecturer of Philosophical Theology and the Natural Sciences at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, Adjunct Professor of Philosophy at the University of San Francisco, and Managing Editor of the journal Theology and Science. He has graciously granted us permission to share this with you.  Lecture 06: The Sectarian Origins […]

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Does the bible suggest an age for the earth?

Does the bible suggest an age for the earth?

| June 25, 2012

I do not expect scripture to describe science, such as Gods’ means of creation or the age of the earth, nor do I expect it to provide proof of how creation was done. Those are, by definition, extra-biblical concerns and the Bible is clear that we are given the book of Gods’ works (creation) to […]

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Mainstream Denominations Accept Science

Mainstream Denominations Accept Science

| June 10, 2012

It is surprising how many people are unaware of how many faith denominations accept the findings and theories of modern science.  These denominations and faith groups seem to fully understand how we come to know things through science, and they accept the methodology and the results.  They show this acceptance in different forms of doctrinal declarations […]

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