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Today's Creation Moment

Jul
24
How Old Is Human DNA?
Genesis 11:8
"So the Lord scattered them abroad from thence upon the face of all the earth: and they left off to build the city."
Mitochondria generate energy inside each of your cells. They have their own DNA, which is passed directly from mother to child. This fact and the known rate at which mitochondrial DNA mutates has led...
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"They tell you that the light from that twinkling star took 100 billion years to reach us."

Whoever "they" are, they are not competent astronomers. Such a star may exist, but it is not visible to even the best telescope. Its distance from Earth is almost 8 times the age of the Universe thus far (all the way from the Bang), and that would make it invisible. Even if the light traveled through a passing wormhole, the star would only be visible for a few seconds, and it would be hard to distinguish from a fluke in the equipment used to observe it.

This error aside, it is outside the behavior of a loving God to lie to us systematically in the natural record. Like all Young Earth ramblings, this article conveniently ignores this latter point.

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