Creationism Archive

The Privileged Planet with Jay Richards – Part 2

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast is the second part of an interview with Dr. Jay Richards, Senior Fellow of the Discovery Institute. Hank and Jay continue to discuss the documentary film The Privileged Planet: The Search for Purpose in the Universe, which presents a compelling case that the cosmos reveals irrefutable evidence of God’s design, […]

The Privileged Planet with Jay Richards – Part 1

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast in an encore presentation of an interview with Dr. Jay Richards, Senior Fellow of the Discovery Institute. Hank and Jay discuss the astronomical indications which confirm that the Earth is not just an ordinary speck of dust adrift in a vast cosmic sea, but rather it is in a privileged […]

King of Creation with Lad Allen, and Q&A

On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast, Hank welcomes director, producer, and writer Lad Allen to discuss the latest film he has produced titled, King of Creation: Meditations on God’s Wisdom & Works. Hank also answers questions on the following topics: Can I give to your ministry or must I give my tithe only to the […]

Speaking Truth no Matter the Cost, and Q&A

On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast Hank contrasts the prophet Jeremiah with the false prophet Hananiah. One spoke the words of God and the other told the people what they wanted to hear. Hank reminds us that we must speak truth no matter what the cost because we will all stand before the Lord and […]

Darwin’s Dilemma – Day 1

On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast, Hank welcomes Drs. Stephen Meyer and Jonathan Wells to discuss the Cambrian explosion, one of the most spectacular events in the history of life. In a short window of geological time, an abundance of new animals arose fully formed without evidence of any evolutionary ancestors. Darwin viewed this phenomenon […]

Are Behemoth and Leviathan Dinosaurs?

Behemoth (Job 40) and Leviathan (Job 41) are frequently referenced as evidence that the patriarch Job lived alongside such dinosaurs as brachiosaurus and kronosaurus. Is this fact or fiction? First, it is important to recognize that Job serves as a literary polemic*, a written indictment, against the gods of ancient Near Eastern mythology. Not only […]

How Do Progressive Creationists Deal with the Problem of Natural Evil Prior to Adam?

Progressive creationists* believe that animal suffering and death existed for millions of years prior to the creation of Adam and Eve. Thus the question: isn’t natural evil, like moral evil, a consequence of human sin? First, old-earth progressive creationists see natural catastrophes and carnivorous animals as part of God’s “very good” creation. As such, they […]

Is Animal Suffering a Consequence of Adam’s Sin?

I cannot persuade myself,” wrote Darwin, “that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created [the Ichneumonidae] parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of caterpillars.” This conundrum ultimately led Darwin to dispense with the notion of a Creator God. In reality, however, Adam—not the Almighty—bears responsibility for […]

Is This a Young World After All?

Many Christians consider the universe to be relatively young. But is it really? While special revelation (the Bible) does not specifically address the age issue, general revelation (the book of nature*) provides a veritable host of clues. First, the reality that nothing travels faster than the speed of light and that billions of light-years separate […]

Why Is Creation ex Nihilo Theologically Significant?

Although creation ex nihilo has been compromised, confused, and contradicted, nothing could be more certain, correct, or theologically significant. Why? Because the doctrine of creation out of nothing (ex nihilo) implies God’s necessary existence, underscores his divine freedom, and exhibits his divine omnipotence. First, creation out of nothing bolsters the notion of God’s necessary existence […]