Trinity Western University’s Statement on Creation: A Critique (detailed version)

by Richard Peachey Trinity Western University, a Christian liberal arts university in Langley, BC (Canada) has produced a document titled “Statement on Creation, the Bible, Science, and Our Response,” which was approved by the TWU Board of Governors on February 9, 2002. This statement has been distributed with other “community

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Debate: “Evolution versus Creation: War of the Worldviews!”

(Richard Peachey’s opening remarks) On May 5, 2006, a debate was held at Langara College in Vancouver, BC, under the title “Evolution versus Creation: War of the Worldviews!” Scott Goodman argued the case for evolution on behalf of the BC Skeptics, and Richard Peachey, vice-president of the Creation Science Association

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A Smorgasbord of Quotations

Compiled by Richard Peachey CAN SMALL VARIATIONS LEAD TO LARGE-SCALE EVOLUTION? — EVOLUTIONISTS CAN’T AGREE! “A long-standing issue in evolutionary biology is whether the processes observable in extant populations and species (microevolution) are sufficient to account for the larger-scale changes evident over longer periods of life’s history (macroevolution). Outsiders to

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The British Monarchy: Contrived History?

A reductio ad absurdum argument in defense of those “incredible” age numbers in Genesis 5 and 11 by Richard Peachey ** Warning to readers! This article contains Mathematics. Proceed at your own risk! ** Abstract The genealogies in Genesis 5 and 11 report ages that many readers find difficult to

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The Unforgettable Flight

by guest writer Doug Hillson [Introduction by Richard Peachey — This past fall [2016] I taught an evening course on Genesis 1–11 at Willingdon School of the Bible in Burnaby, B.C. For the final assignment, students were asked to create a 2,000-word conversation with a skeptical acquaintance. The topic of discussion was

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Response to Spencer Boersma’s article “Why Genesis One Does Not Teach Creationism”

by Richard Peachey [Note: Subsequent to the initial posting of my response, Mr. Boersma changed several parts of his original article. I will take up those changes in a “Postscript” at the end of my response.] 1. Spencer Boersma’s title implies that the Bible’s first chapter presents no significant information

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“. . . if truth be told, evolution hasn’t yielded many practical or commercial benefits.” — leading evolutionary biologist

by Richard Peachey Leading evolutionist and atheist Jerry Coyne has acknowledged that evolution doesn’t have a lot of practical value. In a review of David P. Mindell’s The Evolving World: Evolution in Everyday Life, Coyne writes: “Mindell’s defence of evolution ends with two odd chapters: one on ‘evolutionary metaphor in

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Noted Atheist Critiques Neo-Darwinism!

Introduced by Richard Peachey Thomas Nagel is a professor in the Department of Philosophy and the School of Law at New York University; he is also a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. His latest book, published in September 2012, is intriguingly titled Mind & Cosmos: Why

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PhD Study Finds: Evolution is Incompatible with God!

The Graffin study: How evolutionists pretend that “religion” and evolution are compatible! by Richard Peachey Greg Graffin is well-known as the lead singer/songwriter for the punk rock band Bad Religion. Under Cornell historian of evolutionary biology Will Provine, Graffin earned a PhD in zoology. His research topic was “the intersection

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Trinity Western University’s Statement on Creation: A Critique (short version)

by Richard Peachey In 2002, Trinity Western University in Langley, BC (Canada) crafted a document titled, “Statement on Creation, the Bible, Science, and Our Response,” which is currently distributed with other “community documents” to people who ask for information about TWU. We offer the following brief assessment of the strengths and

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