Your question prompts my memory and what I wrote below was incorrect. The
YEC argument, e.g., in Ken Ham's _The Lie: Evolution_, is that Jesus
accepted the book of Genesis as literal truth, and "on at least six
occasions, Jesus Christ either quoted from or referred to some aspect of
Genesis 1 through 11." The references that Jesus makes to the early
chapters of Genesis have nothing directly to do with Gen. 1 creation story,
as you undoubtedly know; they deal with divorce and remarriage (Matt.
19:3-9; Mark 10:2-12), and the flood (Matt. 24:37-38; Luke 17:26-28). The
general argument in this portion of Ham's book (p. 147-148) strikes me as
being logically faulty.
----- Original Message -----
From: "gordon brown" <gbrown@euclid.Colorado.EDU>
To: "Robert Schneider" <email@example.com>
Cc: "Asa@Calvin. Edu" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Thursday, May 02, 2002 4:54 PM
Subject: Re: Black Sea Flood
> On Thu, 2 May 2002, Robert Schneider wrote:
> > I don't think
> > the YECs are right in justifying a literal six-day creation because
> > spoke in such terms.
> What quotation from Jesus do you have in mind?
> Gordon Brown
> Department of Mathematics
> University of Colorado
> Boulder, CO 80309-0395
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