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"...for the Spirit searcheth all things, yea, the deep things of God."
--1 Corinthians 2:10b Mo Letters from David Berg and the Children of God / The Family

II Peter 3 and Modern Trends in Science, Education, and Philosophy

(Part III, continued from part II)
Scientists with their heads buried in sand!
Scientists with their heads buried in sand!

Authors and References Consulted

#1: W. D. THORNBURY: Principles of Geomorphology: p16-17, 1954
#1A: E. M. SPIEKER: Mountain Building Chronology and Nature of Geologic Time-Scale, Bulletin American Association of Petroleum Geologists, VOL. 40 p1803 Aug. 1956
#2: R. W. FAIRBRIDGE: Scientific American VOL. 202 p70. 1960
#3: L. M. DAVIES: Journal of the Victoria Institute VOL. 62 p 62-23, 1930
#4: C. C. GILESPIE: Genesis and Geology p 42, 1951
#5: N. HERIBERT & NILSSON: Synthetische Artbildung p1198, 1953
#6: I. A. BREGER: Economic Geology VOL. 53 p823 Nov. 1958
#7: OTTO STVTZER: Geology of Coal p105-106 1940
#8: "IVORY" Encyclopedia Britannica VOL. 12 page 834, 1956
#9: I. T. Sanderson: Saturday Evening Post p83 Jan 16,1960
#10: GARY WEBSTER: Science Digest VOL. 42 p5 Nov. 1957
#11: J. L. KULP: Journal of the American Scientific Affiliation page 10 Jan. 1950
#12: C. A. ARNOLD: An Introduction to Paleobotany p24 1947
#13: O. D. von ENGELN & K. E. CASTER: Geology p423 1952
#14: O. H. SCHINDEWOLF: American Journal of Science VOL. 255 page 394 June 1957
#15: SCHUBERT & DUNBAR: Outlines of Historical Geology p53 1941
#16: J. A. JELETZKY: Bulletin of the A A of Petroleum Geologists VOL. 40 p684 April 1956
#16A: Same as #16 p688-91
#17: Same as #1A p1806
#18: R. B . GOLDSCHMIDT: Scientific Monthly VOL 77 p184 Oct. 1953
#19: W. J. MILLER: An Introduction to Historical Geology p12 , 1952
#20: C. O. DUNBAR: Historical Geology p39, 1949
#21: C. S. FOX: Water p70, 1953
#22: US Dept of Agriculture Misc. Publication 196 p9 1934
#23: W. BASCOM: Scientific American VOL. 201 p80 Aug. 1959
#24: D. J. JONES: Journal of Sedimentary Petrology VOL. 28 P453, Dec. 1958
#25: Same as #24 p455
#26: DUNBAR & RODGERS: Principles of Stratigraphy p119 1957
#27: Same as #1A p1805
28: G. G. SIMPSON: The Major Features of Evolution p360, 1953
#29: R. B . GOLDSCHMIDT : American Scientist VOL. 40 p98, Jan. 1952
#30: Same as #5 p1188
#30A: Same as #12 p7
#31: HAROLD BLUM: American Scientist VOL. 43 p595, Oct 1955
#32: P. W. BRIDGMAN: American Scientist VOL. 41 p549, Oct 1953
#33: J. F. CROW: Scientific American VOL. 201 p142 Sept 1959
#34: Science VOL. 123 p1159, June 1956
#35: J. F. CROW: Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists VOL. 14 p19-20, Jan. 1958
#36: H. J. MULLER: American Scientist VOL. 38 p38, Jan 1950
#37: Same as #33 p156
#38: T. DOBZHANSKY: American Scientist VOL. 45 p385, Dec. 1957
#39: GEORGE WALD: The Physics and Chemistry of Life p.9,1955
#40: L. T. ALDRICH: Science VOL. 123 p871, May 1956
#41: A. KNOPF: Scientific Monthly VOL. 85 p230, Nov. 1957
#42: HENRY PAUL: Nuclear Geology p282&295, 1954
#43: Science VOL. 121 p74 Jan 1955
#44: K. RANKAMA: Isotope Geology P379, 1954
#45: S. A. KORFT: American Scientist VOL 45 p298, Sept. 1957
#46: J. L. KULP: Scientific Monthly VOL 75 p261 Nov. 1952
#47: WHITCOMB & MORRIS: Genesis Flood p371, 1961
#48: C. B. HUNT: Scientific Monthly VOL 81 p240, 1955
#49: E. ANTEVS: Journal of Geology p129, Mar. 1957
#50: Science VOL 125 p240, Feb. 1957
#51: American. Geophysical Union VOL 38 p650 Oct. 1957
#52: Science VOL 128 p1551 Dec. 1958
#53: MOON & SPENCER: Journal of the Optical Society of America VOL. 43 p635&639, Aug. 1953
#54: W. F. LIBBY: American Scientist VOL 44 p107, Jan 1956

The preceding list of authors and references can be consulted, rather, easily by checking "THE GENESIS FLOOD" by Whitcomb and Morris. It is a highly documented work, and contains all the above references plus many more. It quotes the important points that these authors have made on this subject', and is a shortcut to many days of research.

There is no greater source of truth and revelation than THE BIBLE. Without it the world IS in utter darkness (ISA 60.2). Scientific research does not result in finding the basic TRUTHS (2 Tim. 3:7), like WHY is man here? TRUTH comes from God. (Dan. 2:21 Proverbs 2.6) and not from scientific discoveries. The only way to UNDERSTANDING & TRUTH is through God's revelation, THE BIBLE (Psalm 119:104, John 14:6). As for science, Lincoln Barnett, author of "The Universe and Dr Einstein", says: "There is no mystery of the physical world which does not point to a mystery beyond itself. All highroads of the intellect, all byways of theory and conjecture lead ultimately to an abyss that human ingenuity can never span." (Ecc. 8.17). "Man"s inescapable impasse is that he himself is part of the world he seeks to explore" (Ecc. 3:11), and can but marvel that "the world was CREATED by the Word of God so that what is seen was made of things which DO NOT APPEAR." (p117-118) (Continued in part IV)

Disclaimer: This article is not and was never an official publication of the Family International. It's from a typewritten class given in the very early days of the Children of God. I scanned it and converted it into digital format using OCR software. I tried my best to proofread it, but there still may be errors.


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