It was published today as written.
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From: John W. Burgeson, 73531,1501
TO: Bill Roberts, INTERNET:letters@DurangoHerald.com
DATE: 12/7/98 10:58 AM
RE: Copy of: Letter to the editor
Following up on Charlie Langdon's article (Sunday 12/6)
on "Creation/Evolution," two comments may be helpful:
1. The important issue, of course, is not "creation vs evolution" but
"purpose vs accidentalism."
2. There is a web site, sponsored by the American Scientific Affiliation,
a 50 year old organization of scientists who are also Christians, which
attempts , on an ongoing basis, to focus the issues and allow all sides
room for reasoned discussion. Among ASA members are theistic
evolutionists, progressive creationists, a few young-earth advocates and
many more members who are open to consideration of all origins arguments.
The web site is at
An ongoing discussion group, the ASA LISTSERV, is maintained; directions
for finding it are on the web site.
John W. Burgeson