Re: YEC Destroying Faith

From: William Hamilton <whamilton51@comcast.net>
Date: Thu Apr 15 2004 - 22:14:39 EDT

On Thursday, April 15, 2004, at 08:23 PM, Glenn Morton wrote:

> The thing people who suggest such things don't realize is that they are
> effectively helping that person to atheism. Given their epistemology
> that the Bible must have historical truth, if one tells them "come on
> be
> a christian but you don't have to believe it has historical truth,"
> what
> that person is doing is telling them that their worst case scenario
> has
> just occurred! The bible ISN"T true. That merely makes the crisis
> worse.
>
As I was coming out of yec'ism I came to realize that it was an
_interpretation_ of the Bible that was being challenged by science, not
the Bible itself.

Bill Hamilton Rochester, MI 248 652 4148
Received on Thu Apr 15 22:15:00 2004

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