From: Howard J. Van Till <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: ASA Listserve <email@example.com>
Date: Wednesday, April 28, 1999 8:56 AM
Subject: Re: Phil Johnson on Focus on the Family
>>At one point Phil said that the reason
>>Christian higher education does not take a hard stance against
>>evolutionary theory is beause the parents of the students that attend
>>these schools want their kids to go on to ivy league schools and
>>therefor must be educated in the secular theory of evolution in order
>>for this to happen.
To which Art replied:
>Am I missing something here? Did he say something that was not true?
Art. I am one of those persons in Christian higher education who finds the
scientific concept of evolutionary development (not its extrapolation into
a comprehensive naturalistic worldview) to be highly credible. Would you
therefore say that Phil would be correct to conclude that I hold this
position merely to please the parents of my students?
Howard Van Till