Jerry Thumbs Up Socialite: How is it that the ancient Bible describes the circulation of the atmosphere?
How is it that the ancient Bible includes some principles of fluid dynamics?
How is it that the ancient Bible includes reasonably complete descriptions of the hydrologic cycle?
Answers and Views:
Answer by Barb
Yeah? let’s hear it.
I dunno, how?
(somehow I’m expecting a punchline to a joke here lol)Answer by Eriella
Jerry, you are grasping at straws. The Bible is a work of fiction about a made-up deity.Answer by Champion of Knowledge
You mean like saying it never rained before the “great flood”?Answer by guyster
When I was in school, we were taught to ask sensible and complete questions with examples and references.
I guess they don’t do that anymore.Answer by BeachBum
Reasonably complete, as in “Lake dry; rain fall down.”Answer by Guy
Because people who observed this decided to write it down in a book called the Bible.Answer by I try
the bible is God’s word and God knows all. He is so amazing!Answer by JC4
please don’t start this.
next thing you know, we’ll have people on here claiming the Koran explained quantum mechanics 1500 years ago.
These things go on and on and on….Answer by loveface
How is that the Bible depicts the world as a circle rather than a sphere even though Hebrews understood the distinction and had separate words for them.Answer by Slighly Amused 6th Account
Not all of ancient thought was out of place or stupid. Look at the ancient greeks. They understood basic physics. Just because it it is in the Bible does not mean the Bible is divinely inspired.Answer by billjimjoe
What??? that proves nothing!!Answer by Victor G
Did you know primitive man could navigate the winds of the oceans and even map them out. The Africans, pacific islanders, they crossed great expanses of ocean, their faith not in god but a map of the winds.Answer by lainiebsky
The Bible? The one that says it rains when God opens a window in heaven?Answer by Thinking Allowed
Kent Hovind isn’t a real scientist.Answer by Reverend AGGY™ Anti-religious✓
they stole it from the Egyptians,Answer by ignoramus_the_great
It also talks about during Noah’s time in Genesis 7:11 “…were all the fountains of the great deep broken up….,” alluding to the water and hydrothermal vents beneath the ocean floor. These were only discovered in the last few decades.Answer by Arizona Knight Wolf
Where in the bible does it say that? Chapter and Verse?