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How do randomness and chance align with belief in God’s sovereignty and purpose?

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Evolution includes random factors in both genetic mutation and natural selection. In popular usage, “random” often means “without purpose.”  Some atheists have described evolution as proceeding by “blind, purposeless chance.” But to scientists, “chance” simply means unpredictability.  God could choose to use random, unpredictable processes to accomplish his purposes in creation.

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