TITLE

Creationism and Intelligent Design: Scientific and Theological Difficulties

AUTHOR(S)
Bailey, David H.
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought;Fall2010, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses creationism and intelligent design (ID) as theories of life on earth, from both a scientific and theological perspective, framed for members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS). The basis of creationism in biblical literalism is discussed, as is the more scientific but still God-centered orientation of ID. Also discussed are legal controversies in the United States regarding the teaching of creation versus evolution in public schools, and the LDS positions on the matter.
ACCESSION #
53489043

 

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