The Church The Schools and Evolution

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CONTENTS

Forward

CHAPTER I

THE PRESENT CONTROVERSY—THE CAUSE

I. The Theory of Evolution is Unproven

1. The Testimony for Evolution
2. The Testimony Against Evolution
a. In the Biological Realm;
(i) The Doctrine of Natural Selection;
(ii) The Doctrine of Acquired Characters;
(iii) The Biogenetic "Law"
b. In the Geological Realm
c. The Whole Theory in General
II. The Logic of Evolution is Destructive
1. Evolution and Inspiration
2. Evolution and the Fall of Man
3. Evolution and the Nature of Sin
4. Evolution and the Nature of Christ
5. Evolution and the Atonement
6. Evolution and the New Birth
7. Evolution and the Holiness of God

CHAPTER II

THE PRESENT CONTROVERSY—THE CURE

I. Truth Must be Classified Scientifically

1. The Realms of Truth Must be Classified
2. The Faculties of Investigation Must be Distinguished
3. The Different Kinds of Truth Must be Separated
4. The Primacy of Primary Truth Must be Maintained

II. Truth Must be Investigated Scientifically

1. Faith Must be Given Precedence Over Reason
a. The Method of the Rationalist
b. The Method of the Believer
2. The Spiritual Realm Must be Given Primacy Over the Natural
a. By Surrendering the Heart to God
b. By Interpreting Natural Truth in the Light of the Bible

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