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BIBLE CHRONOLOGY AND ITS CONNECTION TO YOUNG EARTH CREATIONISM (YEC)

WHAT IF THE WORLD WERE 7,500 YEARS OLD INSTEAD OF 6,000 YEARS OLD?

Is a Young Earth view dependent upon the Bible Chronology of Bishop Ussher and the King James Bible?  Could it be based, instead, on the Septuagint’s Chronology which says Genesis 1 took place 7,500 years ago? What difference would it make?


One of the intriguing linkages between Bible Chronology and our worldview is that the age of the earth  is typically tied to the date when Adam and Eve were created.  If we are committed to a biblical worldview, we often assume that the Bible Chronology of … Read More