Re: FW: YEC Destroying Faith

From: William Hamilton <whamilton51@comcast.net>
Date: Wed Apr 21 2004 - 18:49:22 EDT

On Wednesday, April 21, 2004, at 06:43 AM, Glenn Morton wrote:
  (Dave Siemens wrote)
> If history is either true or false, why did the history text I used in
> Canada differ from the text I used in the States? Why do histories in
> the United States written at different times differ radically in their
> descriptions of the events and their causes? Indeed, why are there
> differences in the descriptions of events in the gospels? 
>  
> GRM: Probably mostly becauce they had different authors and different
> publishers. :-)  They also emphasized different aspects. That stll
> doesn't mean multiple sets of actual events happened. 

Granted that there is only one history. However, as you point out,
history told from different points of view -- as well as with different
objectives -- can seem quite different.
Bill Hamilton Rochester, MI 248 652 4148
Received on Wed Apr 21 18:50:00 2004

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