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Anonymous asked in Society & CultureReligion & Spirituality · 7 years ago

Why some Christians insist that the Earth is only 6000 years old while?

There are rocks that have been tested with carbon dating that date back millions of years.

Update:

Radiometric my bad

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  • Anonymous
    7 years ago
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    Because they choose to believe what a little piece of scripture (whom they have no idea who wrote in the first place) tells them so.

    Because they call their ignorance "faith" and choose to blindly accept whatever they don't understand as biblical fact instead of searching to gain answers to their questions.

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  • MOMMAH
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    7 years ago

    Where YOU there MILLIONS of years ago?...NO

    So, you JUST BELIEVE what the SCIENTIST told you...right?

    Source(s): ATHEIST logic....LOL!!!!! Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah ROFL!!! Those guys are such HYPOCRITES.
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  • 7 years ago

    When you have room temperature IQ, believing in fairy tales is far easier than dealing with science, half life, molecular degeneration, C-14, Phosphorus-argon dating, etc.

    Ever met a solid, supernaturalist, fundamentalist Christian? Education and logic are not their strong points.

    And besides, they get comfort from believing someone is watching over them. So they swallow the whole myth...even the 6000 year old earth thing.

    Source(s): science teacher 26 years.
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  • 7 years ago

    They fail to look at facts

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  • 7 years ago

    The devil planted those and made us discover carbon dating to fool us. Duh.

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  • Anonymous
    7 years ago

    Why do scientist continue to study the universe when they say the whole thing is an illusion?

    We can do this all day buddy.

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  • Anonymous
    7 years ago

    Two words, stupidity and ignorance.

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  • 7 years ago

    Carbon dating is not more reliable that God is.

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  • 7 years ago

    don't you mean radiometric dating?

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  • 7 years ago

    One word. Ignorance.

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