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January 14th, 2015, 1:23 pm

QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnAt the other extreme you have Christian Museum. Do you donate to it?Sue was embedded in > 40 million-year-old rock. How do Creationists get their head around that?? Quote all permanent employees must sign a statement of faith affirming their belief in AiG's principlesIs that legal?it's not "Christian Museum", it's a museum of creationDinosaurs were present in the bible, you know that, and how do you know the rock was > 40 million-year-old? God might have created it like that
 
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January 14th, 2015, 3:03 pm

QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnAt the other extreme you have Christian Museum. Do you donate to it?Sue was embedded in > 40 million-year-old rock. How do Creationists get their head around that?? They have a piece of paper written by people in the Middle East that says the rock's younger than that.
 
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January 14th, 2015, 3:56 pm

QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnAt the other extreme you have Christian Museum. Do you donate to it?Sue was embedded in > 40 million-year-old rock. How do Creationists get their head around that?? Quote all permanent employees must sign a statement of faith affirming their belief in AiG's principlesIs that legal?it's not "Christian Museum", it's a museum of creationDinosaurs were present in the bible, you know that, and how do you know the rock was > 40 million-year-old? God might have created it like thatDo you mean he created it so that when it is analysed it would seem to be 40 million years ? Why would he do that ? Wouldn't it better for his case if it were the appropriate age that the book claims it to be ? Or is this all part of her mysterious ways.
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January 14th, 2015, 8:27 pm

QuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnAt the other extreme you have Christian Museum. Do you donate to it?Sue was embedded in > 40 million-year-old rock. How do Creationists get their head around that?? Quote all permanent employees must sign a statement of faith affirming their belief in AiG's principlesIs that legal?it's not "Christian Museum", it's a museum of creationDinosaurs were present in the bible, you know that, and how do you know the rock was > 40 million-year-old? God might have created it like thatDo you mean he created it so that when it is analysed it would seem to be 40 million years ? Why would he do that ? Wouldn't it better for his case if it were the appropriate age that the book claims it to be ? Or is this all part of her mysterious ways.There's nothing worse than a lying deity! And if one can't trust the deity's rocks, how can one trust the deity's words?
 
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QuoteOriginally posted by: Traden4AlphaQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnAt the other extreme you have Christian Museum. Do you donate to it?Sue was embedded in > 40 million-year-old rock. How do Creationists get their head around that?? Quote all permanent employees must sign a statement of faith affirming their belief in AiG's principlesIs that legal?it's not "Christian Museum", it's a museum of creationDinosaurs were present in the bible, you know that, and how do you know the rock was > 40 million-year-old? God might have created it like thatDo you mean he created it so that when it is analysed it would seem to be 40 million years ? Why would he do that ? Wouldn't it better for his case if it were the appropriate age that the book claims it to be ? Or is this all part of her mysterious ways.There's nothing worse than a lying deity! And if one can't trust the deity's rocks, how can one trust the deity's words?loli think the problem is that you assume that a rock created by God must be the same as one created by nature
 
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QuoteOriginally posted by: Traden4AlphaQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnAt the other extreme you have Christian Museum. Do you donate to it?Sue was embedded in > 40 million-year-old rock. How do Creationists get their head around that?? Quote all permanent employees must sign a statement of faith affirming their belief in AiG's principlesIs that legal?it's not "Christian Museum", it's a museum of creationDinosaurs were present in the bible, you know that, and how do you know the rock was > 40 million-year-old? God might have created it like thatDo you mean he created it so that when it is analysed it would seem to be 40 million years ? Why would he do that ? Wouldn't it better for his case if it were the appropriate age that the book claims it to be ? Or is this all part of her mysterious ways.There's nothing worse than a lying deity! And if one can't trust the deity's rocks, how can one trust the deity's words?A woman who doesn't know what to wear can also take a turn for the worse.
 
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QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: Traden4AlphaQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnAt the other extreme you have Christian Museum. Do you donate to it?Sue was embedded in > 40 million-year-old rock. How do Creationists get their head around that?? Quote all permanent employees must sign a statement of faith affirming their belief in AiG's principlesIs that legal?it's not "Christian Museum", it's a museum of creationDinosaurs were present in the bible, you know that, and how do you know the rock was > 40 million-year-old? God might have created it like thatDo you mean he created it so that when it is analysed it would seem to be 40 million years ? Why would he do that ? Wouldn't it better for his case if it were the appropriate age that the book claims it to be ? Or is this all part of her mysterious ways.There's nothing worse than a lying deity! And if one can't trust the deity's rocks, how can one trust the deity's words?loli think the problem is that you assume that a rock created by God must be the same as one created by natureso this whole thing is one magical mystery tour ?
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January 15th, 2015, 7:27 am

QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: Traden4AlphaQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnAt the other extreme you have Christian Museum. Do you donate to it?Sue was embedded in > 40 million-year-old rock. How do Creationists get their head around that?? Quote all permanent employees must sign a statement of faith affirming their belief in AiG's principlesIs that legal?it's not "Christian Museum", it's a museum of creationDinosaurs were present in the bible, you know that, and how do you know the rock was > 40 million-year-old? God might have created it like thatDo you mean he created it so that when it is analysed it would seem to be 40 million years ? Why would he do that ? Wouldn't it better for his case if it were the appropriate age that the book claims it to be ? Or is this all part of her mysterious ways.There's nothing worse than a lying deity! And if one can't trust the deity's rocks, how can one trust the deity's words?loli think the problem is that you assume that a rock created by God must be the same as one created by natureRock of Ages versus age of rocks, again.
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QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: Traden4AlphaQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnAt the other extreme you have Christian Museum. Do you donate to it?Sue was embedded in > 40 million-year-old rock. How do Creationists get their head around that?? Quote all permanent employees must sign a statement of faith affirming their belief in AiG's principlesIs that legal?it's not "Christian Museum", it's a museum of creationDinosaurs were present in the bible, you know that, and how do you know the rock was > 40 million-year-old? God might have created it like thatDo you mean he created it so that when it is analysed it would seem to be 40 million years ? Why would he do that ? Wouldn't it better for his case if it were the appropriate age that the book claims it to be ? Or is this all part of her mysterious ways.There's nothing worse than a lying deity! And if one can't trust the deity's rocks, how can one trust the deity's words?loli think the problem is that you assume that a rock created by God must be the same as one created by natureRock of Ages versus age of rocks, again.Ah, so nature operates independently of any deities? How do we tell the nature-made rocks (or species) from the deity-made ones? How do we tell what was the work of satan-like deities?
 
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Best museum for dinosaurs: Museum of Natural History - London.
 
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March 20th, 2015, 8:12 am

Carolina butchera 9 ft long, 5 ft tall land-dwelling croc that pre-dates the dinosaur...
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QuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelCarolina butchera 9 ft long, 5 ft tall land-dwelling croc that pre-dates the dinosaur...Upright crocs? 5 ft tall? It's a shorty.
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QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelCarolina butchera 9 ft long, 5 ft tall land-dwelling croc that pre-dates the dinosaur...Upright crocs? 5 ft tall? It's a shorty.but is it mentioned in the bible ?
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March 20th, 2015, 8:43 am

QuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelCarolina butchera 9 ft long, 5 ft tall land-dwelling croc that pre-dates the dinosaur...Upright crocs? 5 ft tall? It's a shorty.but is it mentioned in the bible ?That croc looks like a nasty bit of work. You know where you stand with Behemoth and Leviathan.I defer to my learned colleague ppauper on that. I need to check in my SYSMAN version' footnotes. I reckon somewhere in Job 40.
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March 20th, 2015, 11:08 am

QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelCarolina butchera 9 ft long, 5 ft tall land-dwelling croc that pre-dates the dinosaur...Upright crocs? 5 ft tall? It's a shorty.but is it mentioned in the bible ?That croc looks like a nasty bit of work. You know where you stand with Behemoth and Leviathan.I defer to my learned colleague ppauper on that. I need to check in my SYSMAN version' footnotes. I reckon somewhere in Job 40.The SYSMAN has events out of order -- race condition? Apparently creation was not thread safe.

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