"Why?" may be the most common and emotionally charged question in human experience. With the Bible in one hand and the latest scientific findings in the other, astronomer Hugh Ross tackles many of our most pressing cosmic "whys". Questions such as, If God made the universe, why:
The search for answers to these questions takes us on a thrilling adventure of discovery. The same God who created the universe gave humans the intellect and curiosity to explore it. Ross leads the exploration by showing how cutting-edge research and key biblical principles agree. This faith-building page-turner is equally useful for personal and group study, deep reflection and serious debate. Why The Universe Is the Way It Is opens our minds - and our eyes- to a stunning new view of the Creator.
"This book will expand your mind with the universe it describes. It's a challenging, fascinating, and mind-stretching discussion of the nature of purpose of our amazing universe in the light of Scripture by one of America's foremost evangelical astronomers."
-Norman Geisler, cofounder and former dean of Southern Evangelical Seminary
Book review from godandscience.org
As a supplement to material presented in Why the Universe Is the Way It Is (see Appendix C) and in his university lectures, Hugh Ross makes available a catalog of cosmic design evidences, along with a bibliography of the journal articles and books from which they are drawn. These unedited notes are offered in the hope that they will stimulate further study—more specifically, further testing of various creation and evolution models, including the Reasons to Believe creation model.
This compendium is divided into four major segments:
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