Branch of theology which deals with the defense of doctrine and the Christian faith
Forced to be sterilized because of inadequate offspring in 1927
Eugenics is now carried out by ...
African Pygmy on display in the Bronx Zoo. Put with the Orangutan to the "missing link"
In Scripture there is only one race....
Both the evolution and creation views depend on...
(Testable) Experimental studies, Hypothesis confirmed or rejected, Repeatability. Observation, Experimentation
A good hypothesis is...
Historical events are "proven" by....
Build models and or develop hypotheses, Collect data
Complex system used to define, describe, and interpret data
Evolution is built on naturalistic...
Heavens and earth, Light and Dark
Firmament, Separated waters above and below
land and Plants
Celestial bodies, son, moon and stars
Sea Creatures and birds
Land animals, man and woman
God rested and blessed creation
Evidence of Flood
Fossil, graveyards, sedimentary rock, fossil fish in mountains
New Testament passages link Noah's flood to both judgment and ...
Genesis 1-11 represent and accurate...
creation by continuous evolutionary process initiated by God: "God used evolution to create"
Rejection of Genesis 1-11 as true history; it is allegorical poetic
Creation by dis-continuous evolutionary process by God: God intervenes only at certain points to "help" evolution along
Also called ruin-reconstruction theory
Primeval creation existing for billions of years but was laid waste in a pre- adamic cataclysm
Day- Age Theory
Each day on Creation corresponds to the geologic age, "A day is as a thousand years..."
Old Earth Creation
Non- Biblical reasons only for old age