The false belief that the universe (and all that is in it) orignated by natural processes
refers to the change orgin of the universe as a whole
referst to the gradual development of life on Earth, generally from simple,organisms to complex ones.
Belief that a Creator, the omnipotent and omniscient, created the universe and all that is in it out of nothing
Out of nothing
God created the earth, physical elemetns of the universe; creation of light
Formations of earth's atmosphere
formation of continents and plants
Formation of sun, moon, planets, and other heavenly bodies
formation of birds and sea-dwelling animals
formation of land-dwelling animals and mankind
The concept of special creation and evolution must be accepted by .....
Modified form of evolutionary hypothesis which attempts to reconcile the Bible and evolution
T/F Scientists can make authoritative statements about the origin of the earth
Principle of Uniformity
All scientists assume the natural laws in operation today ahve existed throughout the earth's history
the extreme version of the principle of uniformity, that all natrual procces have been operating in the same manner and at the same rates throughout earth's history.
Father of Modern Geology; Uniformitarianism was popularized by him
What lyell failed to realize becase the natural procces today has not always preceeded at the same rate or on the same scale as the past. Example...
Principles of Geology
Charles Lyell's book
On the Origin of Speicies
Charldes Darwin's book
Evolutionary philosophy is that man is a product of
His responsibility to his creator
Evolution is a concept that attempts to free man from God and