The Evolving Debate over Origins by Jay W. Richards

The Evolving Debate over Origins

B. B. Warfield: Evolution, Science and Scripture, Selected Writings
edited by Mark A. Noll and David N. Livingstone
Grand Rapids, Michigan: Baker Books, 2000
(347 pages; $23.99, paper)

reviewed by Jay W. Richards

Even for the most intellectually engaged, the recent discussion among Christians about Darwinism and Intelligent Design theory (ID) can be difficult to follow. Fortunately, ours is not the first generation to ponder such questions. In fact, B. B. Warfield intimated much of the discussion a hundred years ago.

A brilliant proponent of what has come to be called “Old Princeton” theology—which combined Orthodox Calv . . .