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The Teleological Argument: Creation Science vs. Evolution

First formulated by Aquinas and popularized by Paley, the Teleological argument for God's existence is still the focus of contemporary debate. Does the evidence that science gathers about our planet and the Universe suggest an intelligent designer or are there naturalistic explanations that are adequate?

Here are a few specific questions and some hyperlinks that are a starting point for using the Internet to find answers.

What do you think? What does the evidence suggest? Can "Creation Science" prove the existence of God?

Center for Creation Science

Creation vs. Evolution (promotes Creation)

The theory of evolution and Creation Science

Should Creation be taught as part of the public school science curriculum? If so Which creation story or stories should we teach?

What Americans think about evolution

Supreme Court decisions concerning teaching Creation

National Center for science education

Creation Stories


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