Chapter 1: Is there a Time Discrepancy with the Creation

Scientists tell us the Earth is 4.5 billion years old.

  • Chapter One explains how the Earth can be this old without violating the scriptures.

Our Solar System determines the length of our day and the length of our year.

  • Our Solar System including the sun, and the moon were created during the fourth day of creation (Genesis 1:14-19).
  • Creation days one, two, and three were complete before there was a method to measure time.
  • Therefore, we don’t know how long creation days one, two, or three were.
  • This means the scriptures do not demand a creation day be 24-hours long.
  • Which means the Earth can be 4.5 billion years old.

As mortals, we do not know or understand the creation powers of God.

  • It is possible God could have accomplished the creation in six 24-hour days.
  • This also means that the Earth could be less than 6,000 years old.

It really doesn’t matter how old the Earth is!

  • The author is not aware of any religion that requires the believer to know the age of the Earth in order to gain salvation.
  • The scriptures indicate that someday we will know all about the creation.


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