The Creation Vs. Evolution Debate

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The creation vs. evolution debate is a question of origins. How did we get here? Were we created or did we evolve randomly? Are we the product of purposeful intelligence or are we merely the end result of countless cosmic accidents? What does the evidence say? Well in this paper I am writing in regards to creation and what I learned and what I believe that is true evidence that God was the one that created us in his image, so here we go. In genesis 1:1 its tells us in the Beginning God created the Heaven and the earth. So, a lot of evolutionist believe in an old earth by the rocks and the layers in what the rocks have, but as a creationist we believe in a young earth and that we are a couple thousand years old and that God was the one that created it in 6 days. Also, in John 1:1 it says in the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. The creation account is found in Genesis 1–2. The language of the Genesis account makes it clear that all of creation was formed from nothing in six literal 24-hour periods with no time periods occurring between the days. This is evident because the context requires a literal 24-hour period. The description specifically describes the event in a manner that a normal, common-sense reading understands as a literal day: “And there was evening, and there was morning—the first day” (Genesis 1:5). Further, each sentence in the original language begins with the word “and.” The Genesis account reveals that the Word of God…

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