Comment: We live in an Age of confusion and mixture.

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We live in an Age of confusion and mixture.

When Christian theologians arrive at different conclusions about the meaning of scripture it usually means they are using their natural intellect rather than being led by the Spirit to read the Word. Either that or the differences in interpretation can be easily resolved in the Spirit of love. By and large the Christian Church has failed in this respect.

Romans 23:3 "What then? If some did not believe, does their unbelief nullify the faithfulness of God? 3:4 Absolutely not! Let God be proven true, and every human being shown up as a liar,"

2 Corinthians 3:4 "Now we have such confidence in God through Christ. 3:5 Not that we are adequate in ourselves to consider anything as if it were coming from ourselves, but our adequacy is from God, 3:6 who made us adequate to be servants of a new covenant not based on the letter but on the Spirit, for the letter kills, but the Spirit gives life."

1 Corinthians 13:9 "For we know in part, and we prophesy in part, 13:10 but when what is perfect comes, the partial will be set aside. 13:11 When I was a child, I talked like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child. But when I became an adult, I set aside childish ways. 13:12 For now we see in a mirror indirectly, but then we will see face to face. Now I know in part, but then I will know fully, just as I have been fully known. 13:13 And now these three remain: faith, hope, and love. But the greatest of these is love."

As I mentioned in my original comment there are many scriptures throughout the Bible that indicate that evolution, specifically macro-evolution, is impossible. There are also many Christian scientists, physicists, mathematicians, biologists natural historians etc. who base their science on the revelations given in scripture and have developed insights into the past of the planet and the cosmos that form a coherent picture that is in harmony with the revelations of the Word of God. This does not mean they are perfect or that their conclusions are always correct but their presuppositions are sound and they make a clear rebuttal to the claims of the evolutionists.

Romans 5:12 "So then, just as sin entered the world through one man and death through sin, and so death spread to all people as a result of which all sinned"

The entire evolutionary scheme of the development of life on Earth is built upon the evidence of death, the fossil record, which allegedly stretches back millions of years. But death only entered the world when Adam disobeyed God and was lowered from his position in and relationship with God into the animal realm. The sin of Adam is the reason why we are in a state of corruption, sin and death. It is this condition the Lord Jesus Christ came to Earth from Heaven to rectify and to return humanity back into relationship with God. So, for Christians to believe in evolution is for them to deny the origin of humanity's condition and therefore the requirement for the work of the only Son of God in putting things right and inaugurating the New Creation as the Second and Last Adam.

Scripture also reveals to us that Life comes from above, not from below as postulated by evolution. It is the Spirit of God that is the origin of Life and it is our separation from that Spirit that condemns us to death. The Lord Jesus Christ in His Crucifixion, Resurrection and Ascension unites in Himself the Earth and Heaven and so restores humanity permanently into perfect relationship with the source of Life. It is then incumbent upon each of us personally to take hold of this redemption and salvation when it is revealed to us and offered to us. The capacity to take hold of it is given to us and is what we call faith without which is is impossible to please God.

Hebrews 11:6 "Now without faith it is impossible to please him, for the one who approaches God must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who seek him."

Ephesians 2:8 "For by grace you are saved through faith, and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God; 2:9 it is not from works, so that no one can boast."

"Jesus answered them: 'Truly, truly, I say to you, everyone who commits sin is a slave to sin. The slave does not remain in the house forever; the son remains forever. So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed.'" (John 8:34-36)