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Swanson’s Apostate: Merits Reading, Could Be Better

(Last updated on 17 August 2015) Swanson, Kevin. Apostate: The Men who Destroyed the Christian West. Parker, CO: Generations with Vision, 2013. ISBN 978-0-9853651-5-8. Overview And Recommendation “The Christian influence in the West has dissipated,” Swanson writes, “and my mission … Continue reading

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Petty’s Little Black Book of Compromise: Science and God

(Last updated on 4 February 2015) [jp-rss-feed]Petty, Scott. Science and God. Little Black Books. Kingsford, Australia: Matthias Media, 2011. Paperback. 108 pages. ISBN 978-1-921896-19-4. Rating on 5-star scale: 2 stars.Promoters identify Science and God as intended for Christian youth between … Continue reading

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Creation Conference 2013: Why Carp Parts and Bahnsen Matter

(Last updated on 5 July 2014) Creation Conference 2013: Why Origins Matter, also promoted as an Answers in Genesis “Answers Conference” and an Institute for Creation Research event, Monday 28 January 2013 and Tuesday 29 January 2013, hosted by Southern … Continue reading

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Evolution Important To Engineering? Nye Says Yea, Ham Nay.

(Last updated on 5 July 2014) Ken Ham, founder of Answers in Genesis and one of Pious Eye’s heroes, responds to Bill Nye, “The Science Guy,” who claims (among other things) that teaching evolution to kids is important because we … Continue reading

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Does This Watch Make Me Look Old?

(Last updated on 5 July 2014) John D. Morris, Ph.D., concludes a discussion of various methods for determining the age of the earth by noting how those methods that indicate young ages seem reasonably expected to be more reliable than … Continue reading

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Pious Ranking of Information Sources

(Last updated on 10 July 2014) Tim Chaffey and Jason Lisle explain how and why Scripture must take precedence over (theories about) nature in Christian scientific work.…since the Bible has never been wrong about anything, and since it is the … Continue reading

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Can You Ace The SAT/GRE/LSAT/MCAT Using Random Mutations?

(Last updated on 18 June 2014) Image courtesy Han Braxmeier (released to public domain).Nancy M. Darrall, in her contribution to In Six Days, illustrates how random variation without intelligence-originated new information cannot yield evolution.DNA…is analogous to…paper and ink….Anyone who has … Continue reading

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Hermeneutical Maxim (Against Various “Wax Nose” Hermeneutics)

(Last updated on 10 July 2014) No matter how clever, sophisticated, erudite, linguistically astute, or stunningly beautiful in its complexity your interpretive scheme may be, if it requires you to ignore or dismiss patently clear passages of Scripture, or to … Continue reading

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An Open System Gathers No Moss, Only Mess

(Last updated on 24 August 2018) Image: photo of moss on a rock in Yosemite, California, by Allan Chen, used under a Creative Commons (CC BY-ND 2.0) license. In the 1984 Baker edition of The Biblical Basis For Modern Science, … Continue reading

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Theology Is Queen, Science Subject

(Last updated on 22 August 2018) Gordon H. Clark, in the 1963 Presbyterian & Reformed edition of his Karl Barth’s Theological Method, argues that letting Scripture-based theology reign as queen over the sciences yields the unity of knowledge that reason … Continue reading

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In Search of The Soul

(Last updated on 8 June 2014) Originally prepared March 2007 for a course at Bethel Seminary San Diego. In Search of the Soul: Four Views of The Mind-Body Problem, Edited by Joel B. Green & Stuart L. Palmer. Downers Grover: … Continue reading

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For The Impious Eye, More Light Means Greater Terror

(Last updated on 11 July 2018) H. P. Lovecraft, in his 1926 story “The Call of Cthulhu,” models how the unbelieving, the impious, should view the world around them—with horror, terrified. Were unbelief correct and Scripture no revelation, one would … Continue reading

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