The Creation And Earth Museum Essay

1201 Words Nov 20th, 2015 null Page
The site I chose to visit was the Creation & Earth Museum located in Santee. This wasn’t my first encounter with this particular exhibit, and might I say, each encounter is more captivating than the last. What the Creation & Earth Museum set out to do, is provide a spiritual interpretation on scientific evidence that reinforce biblical accounts of creation. It’s the old tale of science versus religion, which the Creation & Earth Museum displays tastefully. Before I dive into what the exhibits have to offer, I was able to gather some information from a few people working the front desk. According to one of the workers, the Creation & Earth Museum’s history can be traced back to 1992. The goal for opening the museum was to inform individuals the truth about religion’s influence on science; the worker’s words not mine. According to one of their informative plaques, “Religion and science are not separate spheres of study, as some say. Both involve the real world of human life and observation. If both are true, they must agree. In fact, true science supports the Biblical worldview. There are many facts of science revealed in the Bible and no proven scientific errors. However, science does not support false religions.” The museum is great, if you agree with their rhetoric, then this is definitely the place to visit. Even if you oppose of their beliefs, like I do, from a visual aspect alone the museum sparks your curiosity. From the moment you exit your vehicle and begin your…

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