Science & Religion Lessons from History

2000 words (maximum).
Read Notes pages 98-159.

Assume that you have a very good friend who is a young earth creationist and believes in the global flood of Noah.
This friend also believes that it is impossible to be both a Christian and an evolutionist. Using the course material from the three historical sections (Astronomy & the Galileo Affair, Geology & the Biblical Flood, Evolution & Darwins Religious Beliefs), encourage your friend that is it possible to be a Christian who accepts evolution.

(1) The central purpose of these papers is for YOU to develop YOUR views on the relationship between science & religion.
(2) In writing these papers, USE the ideas found in the Class Notes, Class Handouts & Class Audio-Slides, and in doing so DEMONSTRATE to me that you grasp these concepts.
(3) After describing your views, always defend themthat is, give me reasons why you believe in your view.
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