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Unread 10-02-2008, 03:09 PM
 
Location: Victoria, BC.
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Ben Stein on evolution..


YouTube - Why do people laugh at creationists? (part 23)
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Unread 10-02-2008, 03:11 PM
 
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Still waiting for an answer that is supported in the bible. Anyone?
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Unread 10-02-2008, 03:21 PM
 
Location: Victoria, BC.
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Still waiting for an answer that is supported in the bible. Anyone?
Good grief!...Why don't you tell us. This is a forum, not a quiz show.
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Unread 10-02-2008, 03:23 PM
 
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Good grief!...Why don't you tell us. This is a forum, not a quiz show.
I am trying to be open minded with Christians who believe evolution and Christianity can co-exist. I am open for discussion. Many were will but when I asked that simple question. I get air.
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Unread 10-02-2008, 03:25 PM
 
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"I am trying to be open minded...I am open for discussion...but if what you say doesn't fit with my interpretation of a book that has several interpretations by different people, I won't accept it."
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Unread 10-02-2008, 03:31 PM
 
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Still waiting for an answer that is supported in the bible. Anyone?
The truth of the narrative doesn't depend on historical facuality
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Unread 10-02-2008, 03:33 PM
 
Location: Bradenton, Florida
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I am trying to be open minded with Christians who believe evolution and Christianity can co-exist. I am open for discussion. Many were will but when I asked that simple question. I get air.

Okay, I already posited that Man was created in God's image. I can't tell you where, but that statement IS in the Bible. Probably Genesis.

No one ever said what God looked like.
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Unread 10-02-2008, 03:34 PM
 
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"I am trying to be open minded...I am open for discussion...but if what you say doesn't fit with my interpretation of a book that has several interpretations by different people, I won't accept it."
I haven't said anything, stated no opinion, merely asked a question.
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Unread 10-02-2008, 03:35 PM
 
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Okay, I already posited that Man was created in God's image. I can't tell you where, but that statement IS in the Bible. Probably Genesis.

No one ever said what God looked like.
I asked if evolution is real then how can a Christian justify death and sin? How does death and sin enter and why do we die?
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Unread 10-02-2008, 03:35 PM
 
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Reformed.. in the end you are looking to the bible for answers to questions where the answers are already known.

For instance, I looked in the Bible to tell me about cars. I know it had to be in there because I see people driving cars all day. I looked.. nothing about cars. Thus my conclusion was that cars don't really exist.

To test my theory I was going sit down in the middle of the interstate. I should be safe since the bible never mentions cars (thus they can't be real). Is this a good idea for me?

The proper answer is "no stupid. we know cars are real. we can observe them"

Just like we can observe evolution taking place at a micro level.

And just in case you missed it:

The truth of the narrative doesn't depend on historical facuality
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