RE: [asa] Youth leaving churches because of old earth

From: gordon brown <Gordon.Brown@Colorado.EDU>
Date: Thu Aug 13 2009 - 22:35:57 EDT

On Mon, 10 Aug 2009, James Patterson wrote:

> However, that being said, I was just looking at the wiki for seminaries and
> then looked at Wheaton College. The wiki for Wheaton says "Some regard it as
> the finest of the Evangelical colleges with respect to its reputation of
> academic rigor." They have a course and major in Biology:
> It would be interesting to see how they
> "base [their] approach to biology on the Biblical view of God as creator and
> sustainer of the universe, introducing biology majors and other students to
> the concepts of biology and helping them to discover and interpret the
> characteristics of nature as part of God's creation." Does anyone know
> whether they vigorously teach the different views on the age of the earth,
> YEC/OEC/EC/naturalism?


The ASA has quite a few members from Wheaton, IL, and several of them are
biologists. I don't know whether any of them are still on this list, but
it would seem to be possible that you might get your question answered
authoritatively from someone on this list.

Gordon Brown (ASA member)

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