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What I'm looking for is an answer as to why the "Creation Science Evangelists" ... are willing to go around preaching something that gets them laughed at...Why is it so important to them? Is there a doctrinal reason, or are they just that stuck in their ways that they're unwilling to change? They see a willingness to yield on this point as similar to ...


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Creationists do sometimes make falsifiable theories and predictions, but I want to note first that: These predictions are not universally held among all creationists, or depending on the theory even relatively common They are based on assumptions that are not derived from scripture and which are not even logically required by the idea of creationism or ...


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Just glimpsing at the question, there are inherent falsifiable things in "creationism". I am going to use a Hypothesis / Falsifiable argument format H: Life comes from life F: If a non-living (rock) thing becomes alive H: Living animals cannot change their kind through reproduction F: If a cat breeds with another cat, and produces a non-cat (like a pig) ...


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Reasons to Believe is an organization which presents arguments in favor of Old Earth Creation, and on their Who We Are page, founder Hugh Ross states: One of the approaches I've developed, with the help of my RTB colleagues, is a biblical creation model that is testable, falsifiable, and predictive. Their web site offers an overview of their ...


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The problem with this question is a false assumption: That Creationists would generally strive to create a model that is falsifiable. Rather, Creationists, especially the Young-Earth variety, would contend that no origin theory is falsifiable, merely because we cannot experiment on what has already past. Creationists have developed their own distinction of ...


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A fundamental tenet of Christian belief is that God created the world, with the primary evidence for this found in the Book of Genesis. What is usually meant by Creationism is not so much about whether this is read literally or symbolically, but about creating a "science" that can be put alongside the science of evolution and therefore defend the biblical ...



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