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Today's Creation Moment

Apr
20
The Days in Genesis
Genesis 1:5
“And God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. And the evening and the morning were the first day.”
Silently, a huge, powerful form slides through the deep, cold, dark depths of the sea. The men aboard the nuclear submarine have seen neither sun nor daylight for months, yet each one knows what day...
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I think it's obvious by when the day-age position began to be popular that it was a direct result of the long ages assertion as required by evolution. This means people are trying to reconcile an inherently atheistic position with the Bible, and as such are taking man's ideas as being of greater authority than God's Word.

Sir Charles Lyell played a pivotal role in putting a seemingly-scientific face on the long ages assertion. In doing so he asserted at least one flat out lie: he discarded decades of local observation of the erosion rate of Niagara Falls being in excess of three feet per year and instead picked one foot per year, which would make the falls about 35,000 years old. This was in keeping with his well documented intention of making the Biblical timeline appear scientifically impossible.

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