Re: Full disclosure (was Grand Canyon Tears America Apart )

From: Robert Schneider <rjschn39@bellsouth.net>
Date: Wed Jan 21 2004 - 22:19:02 EST

In response to Bill:

>
> > I agree with Sheila and with Robert Schneider: YEC's will not be
> > convinced by the technical brilliance of our arguments, or by the
> > stridency of them. However, if they are faced with an authentic
> > Christian who interprets Scripture differently from the way they do,
> > _that_ will make them think.

Glenn writes:
>
> I wasn't converted that way. I became convinced that the data couldn't
fit
> YEC and that if I were to be honest with myself, I had to change. Bill,
> during the time I was changing, I was not in communication with any other
> Christians. If there is any credit, it goes to an atheist. If you recall
> when we first ran into each other, I was already nearly at the position I
am
> at now.
>
>
Bob's comment:

    Glenn, I appreciate that for you a data reality check was necessary.
But you are a scientist. I am thinking of all those people in the pews are
are either scientifically illiterate or nearly so. They need to hear a
Christian voice that can speak both of Scripture and of science.
Received on Thu Jan 22 22:18:46 2004

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