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The long claw of Baryonyx. The gigantic teeth of Tyrannosaurus Rex. The large middle claw of Deinonychus, and the menacing teeth of Acrocanthosaurus. All these dinosaurs had one thing in common: they were some of the most well designed killers 1 in all of history.

Viewing these dinosaurs today we have no problem with them. However, when we look into the Bible and find that there was no death before the Fall, some wonder why God would create these creatures with such dangerous weapons. Right there lies the problem.

Humans are fallible creatures and God is infallible. We cannot even understand a miniscule part of God because of those opposites. That is why God has given answers through His Word.

When dinosaurs lived in the pre-Fall world there was one thing they could eat: plants. That was it. God did not say, “if you look like a herbivore eat plants and if you look like a carnivore eat meat.” No, He said, “And to every beast of the earth, and to every fowl of the air, and to every thing that creepeth upon the earth, wherein there is life, I have given every green herb for meat:” (Genesis 1:30)

God did not continue with “and everyone disobeyed and went wild.” No, He said it was so. It was so.

Once one is past having doubts about the Word of God they can interpret the world around them with accuracy. When you reach that point you can look to the “ferocious weapons” of the dinosaurs and inspect them . . . read the rest of the article >>>