Scientific Creationism Essay

Submitted By Craig-Hermon
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Scientific Creationism
Definition
creation science or scientific creationism is a branch of creationism that attempts to provide scientific support for the Genesis creation narrative in the Book of Genesis and disprove or reinterpret the scientific facts, theories and scientific paradigms about the history of the Earth, cosmology and biological

The origins of the universe
In Christianity, the creation accounts are found in the first two chapters of the book of Genesis in the Bible. There are two accounts - and it's important not to confuse them.
Genesis 1:1-2:4a
This account tells how God created the world in six days and rested on the seventh.
In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.
Genesis 1:1
After creating the earth, the sky, the seas and plants, God made birds and fish onthe fifth day and animals and humans on the sixth day.
So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them.
Genesis 1:27
Genesis 2:4b-25

Adam and Eve leaving Eden
This is a much earlier account. It describes howthe Lord God first of all created a man by taking some soil from the ground and breathing life into him.
God placed the man in a garden in Eden, and made beautiful trees grow there. God said to the man:
You may eat the fruit of any tree in the garden, except the tree that gives knowledge of what is good and what is bad. You must not eat the fruit of that tree; if you do you will die that same day.
Genesis 2: 16-17
The Lord God took soil and formed the animals and birds; the man named them, but none was a suitable…