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Imagining a Young Earth

August 26, 2010

 

JOHN E. writes:

In this entry, Adam Skelton wrote: 
 
I’m completely in the traditionalist camp, but I do think that Christianity needs to be disassociated from young earth creationism. It’s really not an intellectually tenable position, and whenever I hear a Christian preacher or teacher advocate it it makes me cringe. If we can’t harmonize the Christian story with an old earth, a relatively late mankind, and death (at least animal death) before man was even here and could have Fallen, then the Christian worldview has a huge, serious hole in it. 
 
I know the entry is stale, but I’ve been meaning to challenge the ideas Adam Skelton presents here, not because I am a strong advocate for a young-earth position, but because I don’t understand how arguing for a young earth is intellectually untenable, and it seems that many who do hold to a young-earth position do so for good reasons (granted, many also do so with bad or no reason).  Read More »
 

Poetry by Julia

August 26, 2010

 

JULIA ROBERTS spoke in a recent Elle interview on being a wife and mother:

“The children became the shooting stars of him[her husband], of that thing we have. How lucky we are that we love each other so much that we burst into three pieces.” bigstockphoto_Black_And_White_Background_2606848[1]

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The Maternal Goddess

August 26, 2010

 
Julia Roberts poses in a Hindu temple with her son

Julia Roberts poses in a Hindu temple with her son

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