Keith Miller

Keith Miller recently retired as a research assistant professor of geology at Kansas State University. He was the editor of Perspectives on an Evolving Creation (Eerdmans, 2003), an anthology of essays by prominent evangelical Christian scientists who accept theistic evolution. He is also a past member of the executive committee of the American Scientific Affiliation (an association of Christians in the sciences), and a past board member of Kansas Citizens for Science (a not-for-profit educational organization that promotes a better understanding of science).  He has written and spoken extensively on topics at the intersection of Christian theology and faith with paleontology and climate science. 

  • The Cambrian “Explosion”, Part 3

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    The Cambrian “Explosion”, Part 3 | Keith Miller

      There are two opposite errors which need to be countered about the fossil record: 1) that it is so incomplete as to be of no value in interpreting patterns and trends in the... Read More >

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  • Death and Pain in the Created Order, Part 4

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    Death and Pain in the Created Order, Part 4 | Keith Miller

        Many scholars see a final and complete answer only in the promise of a new creation in which all creation participates. Read More >

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  • Death and Pain in the Created Order, Part 3

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    Death and Pain in the Created Order, Part 3 | Keith Miller

        In what way can we view the death and pain that are part of animal existence as part of God’s good creation? Read More >

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  • Death and Pain in the Created Order, Part 2

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    Death and Pain in the Created Order, Part 2 | Keith Miller

        Scripture declares that creation as it is now, not a pre-Fall paradise, gives glory and praise to the Creator. Read More >

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  • The Cambrian “Explosion”, Part 4

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    The Cambrian “Explosion”, Part 4 | Keith Miller

    A very important question is what organisms existed before the Cambrian “explosion.” Were there Precambrian precursors, or did the Cambrian explosion happen in a biologi... Read More >

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  • The Cambrian “Explosion”, Transitional Forms, and the Tree of Life

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    The Cambrian “Explosion”, Transitional Forms, and the Tree of Life | Keith Miller

      The most fundamental claim of biological evolution is that all living organisms represent the outer tips of a diversifying, upward-branching tree of life. The “tree of... Read More >

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