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Admonitions to a Disappointed Young-Earther

August 23, 2015 by


This article was also published at SBC Voices by Ken Hamrick Recently, I came across a paper in the Journal for Baptist Theology & Ministry, written by Dr. Kenneth Keathley in 2013, entitled, “Confessions of a Disappointed Young-Earther.”[1] The piece is well done and gives an informative summary of the various arguments and supposed problems of the […]

Justin Taylor’s Doubts About 24-Hour Days of Creation – In Retrospect

February 16, 2015 by


by Jim Pemberton A couple of weeks ago Justin Taylor posted an article entitled “Biblical Reasons to Doubt the Creation Days Were 24-Hour Periods”. Since that time, many have posted articles refuting Justin’s arguments. In this article I will post links to some of the ones I know about and make a couple of observations […]

Shedding Light on the Length of Pre-Sun Creation Days: A Text-Based Approach

February 6, 2015 by


by Ken Hamrick In the ongoing debate over the Genesis creation account, one supposed problem that seems particularly troublesome for many is the question of the length of a day prior to the creation of the sun (on Day 4). Since the sun is the means by which a day is usually measured, then it […]

Answers for Teachers 2015 | Around the World with Ken Ham

February 4, 2015 by


We are offering all teachers and educators an opportunity to earn a CEU while learning to defend God’s Word in the classroom. Get answers for yourself and your students at this year’s Answers for Teachers conference. This exciting, information-packed event is being held at the Creation Museum in northern Kentucky on February 20, 2015, from […]

Old-Earth Compromisers: Preconceived Skepticism Shrouded in ‘Open-Mindedness’

January 30, 2015 by


by Ken Hamrick Old-Earth Creationists, who accept the evidence-based claims that the earth is billions of years old, ought to honestly acknowledge that their view does not rest on natural evidence, but upon their own prior skeptical denial of creation by divine fiat (or, command). It is dishonest to put forth such a view as […]

A Reply to Bruce Gordon’s Biblical Critique of Young-Earth Creati | Answers in Genesis

January 29, 2015 by


by Ashby L. Camp on January 28, 2015 […] This paper is a response to the biblical criticisms recently leveled by Bruce Gordon against young-earth creationism. It explains why his arguments against a young-earth creationist understanding of the Creation Week, the origin and age of mankind, the consequences of the Fall, the extent of Noah’s […]

Teach the Uncompromised Truth of Genesis in Church | Answers in Genesis

January 10, 2015 by


This month, the pastor of one of the largest churches in Northern Kentucky (and close to our Creation Museum) is conducting a teaching series going through Genesis 1–11 for the congregation. This is the same church that will be hosting our annual Mega Conference, June 24–27. I was present at the service when Pastor Corey […]

Was There Animal Death Before the Fall? | SEBTS | Between The Times

January 7, 2015 by


The creation account of Gen 1 ends with the declaration, “And God saw everything that he had made, and behold, it was very good” (Gen 1:31 ESV). The key issue boils down to what is meant by the expression “very good.” Old-earth creationists and young-earth creationists agree that this is the issue about which they […]

One Man’s Compromise Has Lasting Effects | Around the World with Ken Ham

January 6, 2015 by


Recently my brother Stephen was able to talk with a professor of church history about a very important aspect of American church history, the Crawford Toy controversy. This controversy, involving liberal teaching from an Old Testament interpretation and languages professor, was one of the first instances of major influence in the church from uniformitarian and […]

Dinosaurs and the Bible | Answers in Genesis

January 6, 2015 by


By Ken Ham […] An aura of mystery surrounds the dinosaurs. Where did they come from? Did they evolve? Did they really live millions of years ago? What happened to them? Are there any living today? Has any human being ever seen a live dinosaur? Children and adults alike are absolutely fascinated by these mysterious […]

Pardon Me, Your Presuppositions Are Showing | Answers in Genesis

January 5, 2015 by


by Dr. Elizabeth Mitchell on January 3, 2015 News to Know covered many topics in 2014, but, really, there’s nothing new under the sun when it comes to countering evolutionist claims. Every week News to Know features articles about science in the news. Our analyses help readers distinguish between fascinating scientific discoveries and unverifiable evolutionary […]

Discovering or Destroying the “Recipe for Belief in Creationism”? | Answers in Genesis

December 22, 2014 by


by Dr. Terry Mortenson on December 22, 2014 Recently, Dr. Jonathan Hill, professor of sociology at Calvin College, published on the BioLogos website the results of his national survey of 3,000 American adults to study the beliefs of Americans on issues related to human origins. The summary of his research is entitled “The Recipe for […]

Creation Museum Mocked on Saturday Night Live | Around the World with Ken Ham

December 22, 2014 by


Someone on Facebook informed us early this morning that our Creation Museum was mocked last night on NBC TV’s popular Saturday Night Live program. I never watch this broadcast, but we went online and found the segment. On a mock news set, two people in matching Christmas sweaters were interviewed by the mock newscaster about […]

The Ark Is Happening! | Around the World with Ken Ham

December 19, 2014 by


I wanted to share a very exciting nine-minute video with you that offers an update of what is happening with the construction of our life-size Noah’s Ark (south of Cincinnati). After my wife and I returned from our visit with family in Australia, I interviewed one of the project managers for the Ark and our […]

Lexington Herald-Leader Versus God! | Around the World with Ken Ham

December 18, 2014 by


The Lexington Herald-Leader is one of the major Kentucky newspapers. For years, it has spread untruths and misleading information about Answers in Genesis and our life-size Noah’s Ark project. (The Ark will be built north of the paper’s offices in Lexington.) I suggest that the editors of the Herald-Leader have an anti-Christian agenda. It has […]

Is Denying Evolution Just an American Thing? | Around the World with Ken Ham

December 16, 2014 by


In an interview with NewsMax, Bill Nye “The Science Guy” claimed that denying evolution is something that is unique to the United States and that the controversy is not a “problem anywhere else.” Now, he said this probably because America has access to more apologetics resources to support the biblical creation position than any other […]

It’s a Battle Between Worldviews! | Around the World with Ken Ham

December 15, 2014 by


A study conducted by a group of University of Alabama researchers has been making its way around the Internet, so I wanted to comment on it. This study highlights that the creation/evolution controversy is really a worldview-based battle. This study was an attempt to discover the role of religious belief in the acceptance of evolution. […]

My Response to State of Kentucky About Ark Encounter | Around the World with Ken Ham

December 13, 2014 by


In this four-minute video, I personally respond to the state of Kentucky’s recent decision about the Ark Encounter. I also counter what the secular media and bloggers have been claiming about the Ark project. Continue reading →

State Officials Won’t Sink Ark Encounter | Answers in Genesis

December 11, 2014 by


State officials announce unlawful basis for denial of tax rebates on December 11, 2014 This is the news release that was sent to the national media and has been slightly adapted for the web. Bowing to pressure by secularist groups outside the state, Kentucky officials announced late Wednesday a decision to deny the Ark Encounter […]

When and How Did the Grand Canyon Form? | Answers in Genesis

December 10, 2014 by


by Dr. Andrew Snelling and Tom Vail […] The Grand Canyon is one of the world’s most awesome erosional features. It is 277 miles (446 km) long, including the 60 miles (96 km) of Marble Canyon upstream. The depth of the main segment of the Grand Canyon varies between 3,000 and 6,000 feet (900 and […]