I wrote this article when I first came to work for Reasons To Believe in 1998.
Influential British mathematician-philosopher Bertrand Russell once remarked, “I am as firmly convinced that … more
Thanks to an avalanche of astronomical discoveries made over the past five decades, we now know that the Bible, despite being written thousands of years ago, is correct in all its descriptions of the … more
Yahoo! News, "God was behind Big Bang, universe no accident: Pope," Jan 06, 2011,; http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20110106/lf_nm_life/us_pope_bigbang more
Physicsworld.com, "Penrose claims to have glimpsed universe before Big Bang," Nov 19, 2010,; http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/news/44388 more
Examining in some detail the history of the universe helps test the biblical doctrine of cosmic creation in five important ways.
Was the universe created?
How was the universe created?
Was the … more
Between the ages of 17 and 19, I spent an hour or two a day studying the Bible and testing its claims for divine inspiration, complete trustworthiness, and reliability of its message. In eight months … more
Yahoo! News, "Scientists Re-create Big Bang in Lab," Nov 8, 2010,; http://news.yahoo.com/s/yblog_upshot/20101108/od_yblog_upshot/scientists-recreate-mini-big-bang-in-lab more
Data collected by a team of 31 astronomers known as the QUaD Collaboration has strengthened the biblically predicted big bang creation model.1 QUaD is an acronym for QUEST at DASI. It’s a … more
As discussed last week, direct distance measurements to objects and locations in the cosmos not only helps us better understand the universe, they also produce evidence for the biblically predicted … more
Recent work by two different teams of astronomers—one headed up by Mayumi Sato of the University of Tokyo and the other by James Braatz of the National Radio Astronomy Observatory—places … more
Attacks on the Big Bang, Speed limits on Light?, Early moon, Free or not? more
The Best of "I Didn't Know That": Disagreement over the Big Bang, Is Jupiter too warm to be old?, Where is Heaven? more
“The evidence opposing the mainstream scientific view can’t get published.”
I have heard objections like this when presenting evidence arguing for a 4.5 billion-year-old Earth and … more
Foxnews.com, “Science vs. the Bible: Reconciling Genesis and the Big Bang,” by Lauren Green, June 2, 2010 ; http://www.foxnews.com/scitech/2010/06/02/science-vs-bible-reconciling-genesis-big-bang/ more
Multiverse, Sovereignty, Free Will; Can evidence ever point to a young Earth?; Genetic entropy; Echoes of the Big Bang more
Babe Ruth. Willie Mays. Hank Aaron. Ted Williams. This bunch would make any fan’s short list––a seemingly inevitable event this time of year––of baseball’s all-time … more
Who Can You Trust?, Big Bang, Higgs Boson, Global Warming more
Shrinking Sun, Where Did God Come From?, Time and Space, Hawking and the Big Bang more
For most people, inflation refers to how much money they need to purchase basic goods and to the interest rates on their loans when their government decides to pay its bills by printing more money. … more
For over two thousand years the Bible stood alone as the only text to claim that the cosmos have been continually expanding under fixed physical laws from the beginning of space, time, matter, and … more