A Worldwide Flood Essay

1635 Words Oct 19th, 2016 7 Pages
Looking thoroughly at evidential proof of a worldwide flood, there are multiple biblical accounts, written accounts, and scientific statements that many scholars believe the claims of the catastrophic event [the worldwide flood] actually happened. Is there really evidence that proves the world wide flood actually happened that is written about in the book of Genesis? The Bible gives testimony of the Great Flood and how it covered the whole earth: “Now the flood was on the earth forty days. The waters increased and lifted up the ark, and it was raised high above the earth” (Gen 17:7 [NKJV]).Many Christians and scholars have questioned the Word of God; however, investigating to get answers will be the conclusion, if the Great Flood actually happened as it is written in (Gen 17:7 [NKJV]). Sometimes it is not the intellect of the investigation that gives the answer, for some people need a grandiose scientific or mathematical, theory to explain the answer. However, contrary to popular belief, searching for answers in a common sense way [sight and touch] and logic will shed light to the answer. Never the less, an evolutionist would say that carbon dating would date the different layers of rock to be millions and perhaps billions of years old. In like manner, that would be an explanation of the Grand Canyon, that it took millions of years for the Colorado River to cut through the canyons, creating the vast array of layers. In addition, other evolutionist would remark that, there…

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