Tagged with Charles Darwin

NEWS: Creationism vs. Darwinism in Rap

Ever since the publication of On the Origin of Species in 1859, there have been heated discussions between those who believe in divine creation and those who favour the theory of evolution. Although, it may be argued that the two are not mutually exclusive, for many the issue remains divisive. However, 150 years on, it … Continue reading

NEWS: ‘Faith and Darwin’

This year marks both the bicentenary of Charles Darwin’s birth and the 150th anniversary of the publication of The Origin of Species. Although, the focus of these commemorations will, in the main, relate to science and the man himself, religion and faith will be understandably keen to join the debate. Most recently, research carried out … Continue reading

COMMENT: The Apology of the Church to Darwin

By Robert A. Segal The two hundredth anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin will occur in 2009, and already the celebration is underway. Recently, the Church of England, which is to say the Anglican Church, has officially apologized for having initially rejected Darwin’s principle of evolution. How grateful the world must be for this … Continue reading

NEWS: The New British Creationism

Next year will mark the bicentenary of Charles Darwin’s birth, as well as the 150th anniversary of the publication of his groundbreaking theory. It is perhaps no surprise that these forthcoming events have led to revived interest in his work. The BBC reports that ‘creationism – the belief that God created the earth and man … Continue reading