One of the most apparent conflicts between a traditional reading of the Bible and the scientific consensus is in the area of estimating the age of the earth. If we take literally the Bible’s account of creation, Adam was created 6 days later. There is an unbroken genealogy from Adam to Jesus, and there is … More Old Earth or Young Earth?
In this video (“Shariamerica: Islam, Obama, and the Establishment Clause”), there is a lot of food for thought about Christianity’s changing place in western society and the issue of free speech. The role of chaplaincy and teaching scripture in schools are recent issues in Australia, showing changes in general attitudes and politics. Christianity is more openly derided. http://youtu.be/ErzxOz3Dzv8