Moses: God, please, will you tell me where it all came from?
God: Well Moses, about 14 billion years ago there was this singularity, and…
Moses: Uh, Lord? What’s a singularity?
God: Ok, take all the mass in the universe and compress it down to a quantum point, then…
God: Hmm, never mind that. Let’s try…
Moses: By the way, Lord,
God: Yes, Moses?
Moses: Is “billion” bigger than “a lot?”
Any reader that has a young child will realize that the above conversation is not sarcasm in the least. I have had more than one conversation with my overly inquisitive and too-smart-for-his-own-good son that is eerily similar to this. It also comes to the heart, in my opinion, of the recent debate over Genesis I have been following over at The SciFi Christian. (more…)