EVANGELICAL PASTORS AND AGE OF THE EARTH BELIEFS


Here is an interesting survey from Christianity Today magazine. Christianity Today appeals primarity to conservative Prostestant readers. The age of the earth, that is creation time line, is of great interest in these circles. Much of the Christian world has not been so involved in this discussion.

From Christianity TodaySurvey of Evangelical pastors convictions regarding the age of the Earth and human evolution:

Self-identified evangelical pastors on whether the earth is 6,000 years old:

No answer: 13%

Strongly agree : 29%

Somewhat agree: 19%

Somewhat disagree: 12%

Strongly disagree: 27%

Self-identified evangelical pastors on whether God used evolution to create people:

No answer: 3%

Strongly agree: 8%

Somewhat agree: 10%

Somewhat disagree: 9%

Strongly disagree: 70%

Source: LifeWay Research

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