Archive for February 17th, 2007

“It Was A Pleasure To Burn…”

| February 17, 2007 | 9 Replies
“It Was A Pleasure To Burn…”

February’s Big Read in Missouri has selected a surprising novel–Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury.  I should not assume everyone today has read it, so briefly it is a novel about a future in which it is illegal to read books.  The fire department, because all houses are built of fireproof materials, no longer puts out […]

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Split Opinion on Young Earth in an Individual. Or Split Personality?

| February 17, 2007 | 3 Replies
Split Opinion on Young Earth in an Individual. Or Split Personality?

I was sent this New York Times article in which a Young Earth Creationist gets a real PhD in paleontology. How does he do it? Dr. Ross said, the methods and theories of paleontology are one “paradigm” for studying the past, and Scripture is another. In the paleontological paradigm, he said, the dates in his […]

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