Convention confesses: ‘God created the world in six natural days’

After some discussion, the Synod in convention adopted Res. 5-09A, which confesses that God created the world in six natural days.

Adam and . . . Lucy?

If Christ doesn’t return before, perhaps one day science will take the myth of Lucy as mother of us all and cast it on the pile of dead
fables together with the world’s standing on four pillars on the back of a giant tortoise.

Lutheran Witness Retro Flashback: “A Seminary For Monkeys” Revisited

It seems that LW readers haven’t evolved much on the matter of evolution. To be fair, neither have evolutionists.

Hope for People Like Us

To a crowd of supporters, James Watson said, “There are people who say [that] we’re playing God. I have a straight forward answer. If we don’t play God, who will?”

Pope Francis: ‘Evolution … is not inconsistent with the notion of creation’

The pope says the big bang theory did not contradict the role of a divine creator, but even required it.

Survey: Views on evolution driven by religion more than education

A new analysis by the Pew Research Center suggests that religion appears to have more influence than level of education on one’s view of evolution.