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Category: History

  • Genesis authenticated in clay

    George Smith (1840 –1876) had humble beginnings. He was born into a poor family in Victorian England and, having left school at the age of fourteen, had only a rudimentary education. He had many talents, however, and gained an apprenticeship … Continue reading

  • Genesis and the Cross

    It may seem odd for people to celebrate the humiliating defeat of their leader and hero. But the suffering, shame and death of Jesus Christ are a source of hope to Christians. No one wants to live in a world … Continue reading

  • Dinosaur Moth: An Evolutionary Enigma

    Scientists discovered a tiny moth on Australia’s Kangaroo Island and gave it the name Enigmatinea glatzella. The name is quite descriptive, as Enigmatinea means “enigma moth” in Latin.1,2 But why is this moth an enigma to evolutionary scientists? Today’s living representatives of this moth … Continue reading

  • Hegel’s Deity: How Evolution Gave Us Postmodernism, Deconstructionism, and Political Correctness

    Editor’s note: ENV is pleased to share a second excerpt from Nancy Pearcey’s new book, Finding Truth: Five Principles for Unmasking Atheism, Secularism, and Other God Substitutes. A Fellow of Discovery Institute’s Center for Science & Culture, Pearcey is a professor and scholar-in-residence … Continue reading

  • Why Such Large Animals in the Fossil Record?

    If size is a measure of evolutionary progress, things seem to have gone downhill since many fossils were deposited. Super salamander: A salamander as big as a car? That’s what was reported by the BBC News,Science Magazine and other news sites. Multiple fossils … Continue reading

  • The thymus gland and cot deaths High cost of evolution

    What causes cot deaths? We still don’t know. Over the centuries many ideas have been suggested. Since biblical times ‘overlying’ has been suspected (cf. 1 Kings 3:16–20). What happens is that the baby is in bed with his mother. In her … Continue reading

  • Einstein ’s Heroes—biblical creationists

    There’s little doubt that the most famous scientist of the 20thcentury was Albert Einstein (1879–1955). Today his name is synonymous with ‘genius’. Most people today would recognize his most famous equation, E=MC2, (though many would be hard-pressed to explain what … Continue reading

  • Dr Carl Wieland retires after four decades

    For the informed creationist it’s hard to imagine anyone who will leave a greater legacy on biblical (‘young-earth’) creation in recent times than Dr Carl Wieland (b. 1950). He will retire from full-time creation ministry on 6 March 2015. While it had been the historic … Continue reading

  • Explaining robust humans

    This paper attempts to explain the ‘robusticity’ of the fossil remains of ‘robust’ humans. A connection with long lifespans is suggested. Changes in development, linked to longevity, most likely involving thyroid hormone secretion patterns, are proposed as the primary mechanism … Continue reading

  • Maniitsoq crater, Greenland

    In order to understand how a geological feature fits within the biblical history it is necessary to re-interpret the way it is reported, and this primarily involves reinterpreting the quoted dates. In the article Haleakala volcano on the Island of Maui, … Continue reading

  • Archaeological Evidence: Exodus and the Trial of Jesus

    Every year, usually at Christmas time, a so-called “mainstream” magazine takes up the topic of Christianity or the Bible. Often, Christians who believe the Bible get a fair hearing—other times, not so much. This latest time, it was Newsweek and … Continue reading

  • Lucky Us: Turning the Copernican Principle on Its Head

    As we have seen in this series, which concludes today, at present the idea that the Earth is the only abode of technology in the Milky Way galaxy appears increasingly likely. The possibility that this may support supernatural intervention by … Continue reading

  • Encore Presentation of Patterns of Evidence: Exodus

    The Exodus is one of the best-known narratives in the Bible. It details the Israelites’ escape from Egypt after centuries of slavery, Moses’ rise to leadership, the devastating plagues on Egypt, and the miraculous Red Sea crossing. Yet many, maybe … Continue reading

  • Christmas Requires a Young Earth Creation

    by R. L. David Jolly On Christmas Day, most people think about gifts, family, food, presents, decorations, favors, more food, music and fun. Some think about the biblical story of the baby Jesus, born in a stable and placed in … Continue reading

  • NOAA: California drought not man-made

    Natural weather patterns, not man-made global warming, are causing the historic drought parching California, says a study out Monday from federal scientists. “It’s important to note that California’s drought, while extreme, is not an uncommon occurrence for the state,” said … Continue reading

  • Incarnation: Spirit in Flesh

    God has come to the human race many times and in many ways. He came to form Adam from the dust, and he came walking in the garden after Adam sinned. He came to deliver Israel from Egypt, descended on … Continue reading

  • A review of Exodus: Gods and Kings

    It’s understandable that if Christians compare Hollywood storytelling of biblical events with Scripture they may well be disappointed. Who did not come away from watching the Noah movie shaking their head at how much it differed from the Genesis account? … Continue reading

  • God With Us

    One of the most familiar passages in the Bible—familiar because of its frequent appearance on Christmas cards and in Christmas sermons—is also one of the most profound and mysterious passages in the Bible. I am referring to Isaiah 9:6. For … Continue reading

  • Sunstones and Viking ‘magic': Ancient navigational aids of seafarers

    Many centuries before there were navigation charts or compasses, ancient mariners may have been able to determine the position of the sun in a clouded sky to within a degree or so of its actual position. This fascinating ‘know-how’ seems … Continue reading

  • Leftists Calling for Communism in the Name of Evolution

    “The sanctification of the rights of individuals and their liberties today by libertarians and Tea Party conservatives is contrary to our evolved human nature as social animals. . . . The thought that it is both rational and natural for … Continue reading

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