Genesis: Concordist Interpretations
Making “Rocks” from Crayons – A fun activity that you can try at home to illustrate how different types of rocks are formed.
Centuries of Geological Evidence for an Old Earth – A short summary of evidence known before 1840 that convinced geologists that the earth is old.
Radiometric Dating – An explanation of how scientists use radioactive decay to measure the age of the earth.
Young Earth Creationist Views on Continental Drift and Radioactive Dating – A description of some Young Earth Creationist models and the difficulties they face.
The Ocean Salt Argument for a Young Earth – An example of a scientific argument used by the creation science community to argue for a young earth.
More on interpretations of Genesis by the early church fathers
Catholic Answers. “Creation and Genesis.”
More on geological evidence for great age from a Christian perspective
Greenberg, Jeffrey. “Geological Framework of an Evolving Creation,” Perspectives on an Evolving Creation. Keith B. Miller, ed. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2003.
Weins, Roger C. “Radiometric Dating: A Christian Perspective.”
Young, Davis, and Ralph Stearley. The Bible, Rocks, and Time: Geological Evidence for the Age of the Earth. Downers Grove, Ill.: Intervarsity Press, 2008.
Young, Davis. “The Discovery of Terrestrial History,” in Portraits of Creation. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 1990.
More on the history of the young-earth creationist movement
Davis, Edward B. “Concordism and American Evangelicals,” Perspectives on an Evolving Creation. Keith B. Miller, ed. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2003.
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Numbers, Ronald. The Creationists. Berkeley, Calif.: University of California Press, 1992.
More on young-earth creationist views
More on scientific responses to young-earth creationist arguments from a Christian perspective:
Ross, Hugh. Creation and Time. Colorado Springs: Navpress, 1994.
Van Till, Howard J., Davis A. Young, and Clarence Menninga. Science Held Hostage. Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 1988.