Faith, Form, and Time: What the Bible Teaches and Science Confirms about Creation and the Age of the Universe

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Overview

Darwinian theories of the universe, although mostly rejected by evangelical Christians, have still found their way into creation theology. A concept such as evolutionist creation has watered down much of the Bible's teaching in order to reconcile with popular tenants of science. The whole controversy swirls around the age of the universe. Dr. Kurt Wise, an associate professor of science and director of the Center for Origins Research and Education at Bryan College, shows from solid biblical teachings and scientific confirmation why young universe creation is correct. Beginning with God and His Word as the standard, Wise demonstrates how the biblical witness teaches that the age of the universe is not as old as Darwinian theory would contend. He also demonstrates how all issues raised by evolutionists can be answered not only by the Bible, but also by scientific data and research, nailing shut macroevolution's coffin.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780805424621
  • Publisher: B&H Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 9/1/2002
  • Pages: 287
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface xi
Acknowledgments xvi
Part 1 God's Word on the Matter
Chapter 1 Creation from A to Z 3
Chapter 2 The Biblical Standard 11
Chapter 3 The Great Synthesis 27
Part 2 The Dating Game
Chapter 4 How Old Are Things? 43
Chapter 5 How Old Is Old? 58
Part 3 Creation Week
Chapter 6 The Maker of Heaven 75
Chapter 7 Day 3: The Earth 93
Chapter 8 After Their Kind 99
Chapter 9 Man 140
Part 4 From the Garden to the Grave
Chapter 10 The Edenian Epoch 149
Chapter 11 The Fall 157
Chapter 12 The Antediluvian World 170
Part 5 From Noah to the New Earth
Chapter 13 The Flood 179
Chapter 14 The Post-Flood World 210
Chapter 15 The Babel Dispersion 225
Chapter 16 The End, The Beginning 240
Selected Bibliography 245
Notes 250
Glossary 276
Bio-Evolutionary Evidence Boxes
Homology 122
Embryological Recapitulation 126
Suboptimal Improvisations 131
Hierarchal Classification 134
Mutation 163
Natural Selection 165
Fossil Order 197
Transitional Forms 198
Vestigial Structures 219
Speciation / Ring Species 221
Biogeography 222
Paleoanthropology / Human Fossils / Cavemen / Lucy 232
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 15, 2003

    THIS BOOK ROCKS!

    Dr. Kurt Wise is just about the best creation scientist(and one of the few left) out there that really knows his stuff. In his book Faith, Form and Time, Dr. Wise gives the best argument i have heard for the creation theory of the earth. Anyone who proclaims to be knowledgeable in the areas of science should read this book just to understand the ideas of a true creationists perspective! =D

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