August 29, 2011
A vain belief that the earth is the center of the universe
While many Christians believe that evolution was part of God’s plan, many others believe that it was not and that Creation took place over seven literal days. It’s understandable why Christians would argue this point. But I can’t imagine why anyone will still hold onto the notion that Earth is the center of the universe.
Manya Brachear of the Chicago Tribune reports about a group of conservative Roman Catholics:
Sungenis points to Joshua 10:12-14—“The Sun halted in the middle of the sky”—as proof that the universe revolves around the earth. But this passage is typically considered proof of a miracle, not geocentrism.
Read the rest here.