Study of the physical world
Study of things "above" or "beyond" the physical world
Study of the origins of the universe
Study of the nature of "being" or existence
The assumption that only the physical is real
The assumption that only the metaphysical is real
The belief that everything is god
The assumption that both the physical and the metaphysical are real
Worldview that believes in a personal God
Assumptions about reality
The Big Bang Theory says what about how long matter has existed?
Prior to the "Bang," all matter was compressed into an infinitely (?) point.
The Big Bang is like a rapidly expanding (?).
There is an elastic limit to the expansion of the Big Bang; when it reaches that limit, all matter will "rebound" to the infinitely dense state and redo everything. What is this called?
matter, eternal, God
In the Big Bang Theory, only (?) exists, and it is (?); (?) does not exist.
matter, 3D space
In Genesis 1, what two things did not exist?
God created all space and matter out of what?
God is eternal and (?), but physical matter is (?).
The universe has finite boundaries in what two areas?
Why can there be no God in the Big Bang Theory? It is a larger assumption of (?).
There is no God, no supernatural forces of any type, in the universe
Day Age Theory
"Days" in Genesis 1 are not 24-hour days, but represent very long periods of time
There is a gap of billions of years and time between Genesis 1:1 and 1:2
God created life, but He used evolution as His creative mechanism