A comparison of the old-earth, young-earth creationist models author: ben a literal 6 day creation is the most clear and simple interpretation of genesis and. Young earth creationism is a perspective in the christian religion that believes that the universe, including the earth and people, was created approximately 10,000 to 20,000 years old, which is based on a literal understanding of the first chapter of genesis. Old earth vs young earth creationism i am a young earth creationist, however this is not to say the other arguments presented in the. Just to be a devil’s advocate, isn’t the young earth creationist’s workaround to all this: “god created adam + eve with the appearance of age, so it makes sense that god created the earth with the appearance of age. The age of the earth and the formation of the universe in the genesis creation account, god created the earth potential support for the young-earth. Young earth creationists (yeers) believe that earth and everything living and non-living on the planet was created a few thousand years ago by the god featured in the mythology of the ancient jews (abraham's god or ag) the stories told in genesis 1 and 2 (among other biblical stories) are taken by. Describes a literal interpretation of biblical creation that is consistent with both the biblical text and according to young earth creationists.
Baumgardner, j r, et al, measurable 14 c in fossilized organic materials: confirming the young earth creation-flood model evidence for a young world. Youngearth. No, i use what the bible says, and what all ot scholars agree to there were oral or written records, just as the bible says at the beginning of every.
Young earth creation science argument index the purpose of this index is to list all the claims of young earth creationists, and provide rebuttals to those claims although the idea for this index came from the talkoriginsorg listing of creationist claims, this index differs in that it answers the arguments from an old earth cre. Young earth evidence consists of observations that support a belief in a young earth (ie, recent creation) that is only thousands of years old more easily than belief in an old earth that is billions of years old. Is the universe only 6,000 years old young earth creationists say yes the prevalence of young earth creationism in the united states is also related to the.
Debating with a young earth creationist is actually really easy, because they only have a few standard arguments, and haven't come up with any new cogent ones for some time these standard arguments have been published time and time again, and a practiced young earth creationist can handily draw. Rich milne and dr bohlin examine three major answers to the age of the earth question namely young earth creation, progressive creation, and theistic evolution.
Young-earth creationism believes scripture over “science” romans 1 says that “what may be known about god is plain to them, because god has made it plain” the creation of the world, scripture says, is the tool god uses to teach about his “invisible qualities—his eternal power and divine nature. 301 moved permanently nginx/1120. Lord kelvin revisited on the young age of the earth, journal of creation (tj) 13(1):14, 1999 radiometric dating and the age of the earth.
How good are those young-earth arguments brief assertions or outline headings which i have had to flesh out based on my knowledge of young-earth creationism. A young earth creationist has won a several year long legal battle with the national park service over access to sample the grand canyon for evidence of his creationism beliefs. Biblical young earth creationism is the result of the most straightforward reading of the historical account of the early earth in the bible, including the six-day creation, the geneological record, and noah's flood. Why am i a young earth creationist isn't it hard to be a young earth creationist when it makes most of the world think you are a backwards, ignorant caveman.