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The Practice of History and Social Science



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Spring 1986


Defenders of Creation-Science treat the Bible as, among other things, an infallible oracle on matters of science. Two problems with this view are that it leads to mistaken scientific ideas but also that it ignores what mainstream theologians have said about the Bible, namely, that it is not a science book. Creation-Science is a product of theological ignorance.

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