Re: My Daughter is a YEC

From: Walter Hicks (
Date: Mon May 27 2002 - 16:24:14 EDT

  • Next message: "Re: Masoretic accuracy" wrote in part:

    > If someone needs to believe this to prop up their faith,
    > I know I have my problems too, but as far as persuading
    > me to adopt _their_ way of thinking, may they be happy and
    > blessed, but right or wrong, I cannot agree with it.
    > Surely, if believing in a 6000 year old earth was so
    > important to the Lord, God would have left a "finger
    > print" somewhere. Where is it? We would just like to

    Agreed indeed. It is not important either way. If someone needs to
    have this view
    to prop us his/her faith then so be it. Why is it necessary to beat
    them into the
    ground? As paul suggested, we need not offend those of a less strong faith --
    especially if the viewpoint is viable.

    There is no need for you to agree in order to allow others to retain their
    viewpoint. If rigid scientists dropped the "take no prisoners" attitude, then
    perhaps hard line YECs would bend also.

    > know.....
    > by Grace alone we proceed,
    > Wayne



    Walt Hicks <>

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