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Time to reject Darwin?

Charles Darwin is an influential figure through his Theory of Evolution which contradicts the plain reading of the Biblical account of creation. Kevin Swanson notes that Darwin referred to God being the creator in public but admitted in private letters that this was merely a marketing ploy intended to curry public favour. Darwin wrote, ‘I have long regretted that I truckled to public opinion, and used the Pentateuchal term of creation, by which I really meant “appeared” by some wholly unknown process’”.

The foundational communists,  Marx and Engels took up Darwin's theory as the "basis in natural science for the historical class struggle," and it was worked into the official Soviet doctrine of dialectical materialism. In a recent work called Darwin Day in America John West argues that Darwin's scientific materialism has infiltrated both political theory and sexual mores. US President Woodrow Wilson stated that the U.S. Founders' view of the Constitution was too …

Eclipse 2017: is it the end of the world?

That great nation of the United States of America is about to experience a sign in the heavens. The first total Solar Eclipse to be seen from coast ot coast in the US since 1918. It will occur on August 21st 2017. This kind of event is sometimes seen as a harbinger of the End Times, the time leading up to the return of Jesus physically and to judgment day.
The eclipse will begin at mid morning on the west coast. The moon's shadow will then race across 14 states in about an hour and a half, ending at mid afternoon.
There has been a ramping up of the rhetoric between President Trump of the US and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Talking in such stark terms that nuclear conflict seems on the cards. In fact it is likely that the North Koreans will posture then back down due to the overwhelming firepower of the US. But still, these are worrying times.
An all encompassing final war is envisaged in some interpretations of what the Bible prophesies for the end of the world. Is God now se…