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Dr. Jason Lisle

Dr. Jason Lisle is a Christian astrophysicist who researches issues pertaining to science and the Christian Faith. You can find his ministry at Biblical Science Institute.com. Dr. Lisle double-majored in physics and astronomy with a minor in mathematics at Ohio Wesleyan University. He then went on to obtain a Master’s degree and Ph.D. in astrophysics at the University of Colorado in Boulder. There, he used the SOHO spacecraft to analyze the surface of the sun, and made a number of interesting discoveries, including the detection of giant cell boundaries. Since then, Lisle has worked in full-time apologetics ministry. He wrote a number of planetarium shows for the Creation Museum, including the popular “Created Cosmos.” Dr. Lisle has authored a number of best-selling books on the topic of creation, including: Taking Back Astronomy, Stargazer’s Guide to the Night Sky, the Ultimate Proof of Creation, Discerning Truth, and Understanding Genesis.

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You Are a Philosopher

[Originally published as the first half of Beware of Philosophy] A colleague of mine once said, “Stay away from philosophy. The Bible says that philosophy is bad and that we should avoid it.” But does the Bible really say that?…

April 30, 2020

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Rainbows and Rain Before the Flood

[Originally published as the 2nd half of No Rain?] After the global flood, God promised Noah that He would never again destroy the entire world by water (Genesis 9:11).  God used a rainbow as a sign of this promise (Genesis…

March 20, 2020

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Earth’s First Climate and Genesis Clues

[Originally published as No Rain?] Does the Bible Tell Us There was No Rain Before the Flood? We have been exploring common misconceptions regarding origins. Several such misconceptions pertain to the time between creation and the global flood. Here we…

February 11, 2020

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Scientifically Provable and Biblical Discernment

[Originally published as A Round Earth, Natural Selection, and Dinosaurs] What do a Round Earth and Dinosaurs have in Common? They are all things that are demonstrably true and biblical that some professing Christians deny. These things are mentioned or…

January 3, 2020

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Mathematics: Human or Divine?

[Originally published as Evolutionist Math part 2] A Human Invention? Some people have claimed that mathematics is a human invention—that human beings have invented numbers and are ultimately responsible for laws and properties of mathematics. No doubt, people invented the…

October 31, 2019

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“Evolutionary” Math?

[Originally published as part one of Evolutionist Math] You have probably heard of evolutionary biologists—those who study biology from the perspective of Darwinism. And you have probably heard of evolutionary geologists, or evolutionary astronomers—those who study their respective disciplines from…

September 27, 2019

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Is the Big Bang Scientific? Part 1

[Originally published as A Big Bang—Part 3] In our previous article, we investigated the standard model (the big bang) on scientific grounds. We found that the big bang is not scientific in the sense that none of its major steps have…

August 14, 2019

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Cross Examining the Big Bang

[Originally published as A Big Bang – Part 2] The big bang is a secular story of the origin of the universe.  It was designed to explain the origin of stars, planets, galaxies, and even the universe itself without any…

July 11, 2019

A History of the Big Bang Theory

A History of the Big Bang Theory

[Originally published as A Big Bang—Part 1] How did the universe begin?  In almost all public schools and universities, the most commonly promoted idea of universal origins is the big bang.  The idea is that the universe began billions of…

June 6, 2019

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Engaging the Skeptic on the Bible

[Originally published as Is Genesis Historic and Reliable?] Our feedback this week comes from Colin who believes that the Bible is “historized” fiction and not reliable in terms of science.  Here are his comments in bold along with my response….

May 2, 2019