What does science tell us about our amazing universe, how it got started, and how did the original author of Genesis describe that singular event?
With Scripture as a basis and by factoring in data and evidence readily available from other sources both scientific and historical, we can arrive at certain conclusions that may test time-honored explanations from theological sources, but are “time-honored” explanations sufficient for 21st Century Christians?
When the King James translation of the Bible was produced in 1611, nothing was known of geology.
Extract from Historical Genesis a book by Dick Fischer
There is one historical person who, although swathed in myth, very well may have been Adam of the Bible.
In ancient Egypt about 2400 BC, a thousand years before Moses, two pyramids were carved by Semite stonecutters.
We all know the story of baby Moses placed in an "ark of bulrushes" by his Hebrew mother and floated on the water to find a home with Pharaoh's daughter.
Hundreds of years before the Babylon period and the reign of Hammerabi, Sargon of Agade, through bold conquest, united nearly the entire middle east in 2371 BC.
Scientists Capture Best Image Ever of Universe's Beginning
By Rob Stein
Washington Post Staff Writer
Wednesday, February 12, 2003
A powerful satellite has captured the best picture ever taken of the infant universe, an image so detailed that scientists said it answers some of the most important questions about the cosmos, including when it was born and how it will probably die.
Parallel accounts of the flood, some written hundreds of years before Genesis was written, support its historical basis.
By Jonathan Petre, Religion Correspondent
Thousands of religious schools, charities and organisations could face legal action if they refuse to employ atheists or sack staff who become Satanists under proposed Government regulations.
ARLINGTON, Virginia (Genesis Proclaimed Association) - The Bible versus science conflict has tormented our education system since the Scopes "monkey" trial in the 1920's.