Re: Why YEC?

From: george murphy (
Date: Tue Aug 21 2001 - 20:32:01 EDT

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    "Todd S. Greene" wrote:

    > Hi, John.
    > It isn't lying, because lying, to me anyway, means that the person has
    > set out to purposely deceive. But what very many YECs, in my experience,
    > practice is an attitude of being "obstinate in error." By this I mean
    > that they purposely ignore and obstinately refuse to acknowledge clear,
    > unequivocal contradictory information, and thus obstinately refuse to
    > correct the erroneous information that they believe and promote.

            A traditional term for this is "invincible ignorance."


    George L. Murphy
    "The Science-Theology Interface"

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