I Love Jesus & I Accept Evolution

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Wipf & Stock, Mar 4, 2009 - Religion - 184 pages
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In this thought-provoking book, born-again Christian Denis O. Lamoureux argues that the God of the Bible created the universe and life through evolution--an ordained, sustained, and design-reflecting natural process. In other words, evolution is not the result of blind chance and our creation is not a mistake. Lamoureux challenges the popular assumption that God disclosed scientific facts in the opening chapters of Scripture thousands of years before their discovery by modern science. He contends that in the same way the Lord meets us wherever we happen to be in our lives, the Holy Spirit came down to the level of the inspired biblical writers and used their ancient understanding of origins in order to reveal inerrant, life-changing Messages of Faith. Lamoureux also shares his personal story and struggle in coming to terms with evolution and Christianity.

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Perhaps the best book about evolution.

User Review  - Loren Haas - Christianbook.com

Denis Lamoureux is a commited Christian who earned legit doctorates in theology and evolutionary biology in order to support his view of young earth creationsim. Funny thing happened, he discovered ... Read full review

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User Review  - Dean - Goodreads

Excellent book for atheists, evolutionary creationists, and six-day-young-earth creationists alike. Here Lamoureux writes for a popular audience, framing the issue superbly without dumbing down or ... Read full review


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Denis O. Lamoureux is Associate Professor of Science and Religion at St. Joseph's College in the University of Alberta. He is the co-author of Darwinism Defeated? The Johnson-Lamoureux Debate on Biological Origins (1999), and author of Evolutionary Creation: A Christian Approach to Evolution (Wipf & Stock, 2008).

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