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Revise the key facts about Christian views on the origins of the earth
What is the Big Bang?
14.5 billion years ago
A singularity exploded (unknown)
Universe Expanded like a balloon
Cooled forming planets
What is Evolution?
Origin of Species
Animals adapt to environment
Survival of fittest
What do fundamentalist believe?
7 day creation
Animals and humans created as is
There is purpose in everything
Earth is young, only apprx 6000 years old
Favour a Literal interpretation of Genesis
What do Liberals believe?
They accept the earth is 4.5 billlion years old
They accept God is the creator
They reject a literal interpretation of Genesis
The bible is not meant to tell us how God did it
Not a scientific textbook
Why do Christians disagree over the Creation Story?
Interpretation of the bible
Accept or reject science
Dispute the truth of some scientific discovery