Creationism: Who believes it and why?
Is there anyone left who believes that life started in the Garden of Eden with Adam and Eve? ... and that they fell from grace when they ate from the Tree of knowledge? Keep in mind that if you do indeed believe in this, then you are in effect saying that the Earth is only around 6,000 years old and the fossil record going back millions of years is some kind of an illusion.
Also, remember that if our complete lineage can be traced back to two people, that would make us all sinners in the eyes of god for laying down with our brothers and sisters.
Please respond, I am interested in hearing your side of the story.
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Even some teachers suffer from anxiety about math.
I teach people how to teach math, and I've been working in this field for 30 years. Across those decades, I've met many people who suffer from varying degrees of math trauma – a form of debilitating mental shutdown when it comes to doing mathematics.
She met mere mortals with and without the Vatican's approval.
- For centuries, the Virgin Mary has appeared to the faithful, requesting devotion and promising comfort.
- These maps show the geography of Marian apparitions – the handful approved by the Vatican, and many others.
- Historically, Europe is where most apparitions have been reported, but the U.S. is pretty fertile ground too.
The legacy of Felix Dzerzhinsky, who led Soviet secret police in the "Red Terror," still confounds Russia.
- Felix Dzerzhinsky led the Cheka, Soviet Union's first secret police.
- The Cheka was infamous for executing thousands during the Red Terror of 1918.
- The Cheka later became the KGB, the spy organization where Russia's President Putin served for years.
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