Evolution and Creation Science
What faith groups believe about origins
As for many other topics, like debates over sexual orientation, gender identity, abortion access, disciplining children, human sexuality education, etc. there exists a wide diversity of beliefs among religious groups concerning origins of the species, the history of the earth, and the origin of the universe. This section deals with this diversity of belief among various religions, and among different wings of the same religion.
Topics covered in this section:
Other related essays
worldwide creation stories & myths:
- D. Leeming & M. Leeming, "A Dictionary of Creation Myths", Oxford
University Press, New York, NY, (1994) Read
reviews or order this book
- B.C. Sproul, "Primal
Myths: Creation Myths Around the World," Harper Collins, San Francisco,
CA, (1979), Page 192 to 194. Read reviews or order this book
- Johnathan Moore, "What do Americans believe about the origin of species,"
Public Religion Project, 1998-OCT-12
- George Bishop, "The Religious Worldview and American Beliefs about Human
Origins" The Public Perspective, 1998-AUG.
Copyright ©1995 to 2011 by Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance
Originally published on 1995-NOV-3.
Most recent update: 2011-FEB-08
Author: B.A. Robinson