Spherical earth is described in the holy qur’an around 15 centuries ago in several verses, but to cite a few refer to: [quran 395] [allah] created the heavens and the earth in truth. Review opinions on the online debate scientific evidence overwellmingly supports a flat earth scientific evidence overwellmingly supports a round earth is. They inform their readers that the notion of a spherical earth was common among early and medieval christian thinkers science and faith, religion and. In this article, i will examine many of the biblical passages that supposedly teach that the earth is flat, and i will show that in fact they do not. The evidence that the earth is round includes the following: allah, may he be exalted, says (interpretation of the meaning): “he created the heavens and earth for a true purpose he wraps the night around the day and the day around the night” [az-zumar 39:5] ibn hazm and others quoted this verse as evidence.
The earth is flat whoever claims it is round is an atheist deserving of punishment that is a well-known religious edict, or fatwa. Flat earth, spherical earth, and god flat earth theory, it's quite something these days many even claim to have found religion because of flat earth. Did the church teach the earth was the church outlawed heliocentrism for religious reasons and galileo was innocent a round earth appears at least as early. Does the bible suggest that the earth is round - christianity stack exchange the round-earth idea is further supported by jesus in: natural religion. Ancient hebrew conception of the universe and flat earth is the foundation of the christian religion job 38:13-14 is sometimes quoted as a round-earth.
In fact, most of the church fathers did not address the issue of the shape of the earth, and those who did regarded it as “round” or spherical washington irving and rip van winkle in 1828, american writer washington irving (author of rip van winkle) published a book entitled the life and voyages of christopher columbus. Who was persecuted by the church for thinking the earth was round and that the sun was the center of the solar.
Apparently, though, the protestant churches now believe that luther, calvin and wesley may have been wrong, and the earth may in fact go round the sun the idea that the earth goes round the sun was explicitly prohibited in the church's index of banned books in 1616 under paul v, again in 1664 under alexander vii and again in 1761 under. [religion and science: 6 visions of earth's core] after all, flat-earthers are more adamant that the earth is flat than most people are that the earth is round. Unlike some religious books the round-earth idea is further supported by jesus in luke 17:31, 34: do christians still believe that the earth is 6000 years old.
A new poll has found that there is a link between religion and people who believe the earth is flat yougovcom, a market research company based in the uk, polled 8,215 people across the united states on whether the earth is flat or round. Earth is oblate/spherical from veda is big fat lie: rig veda 1338 decorated with gold and jewels, they were spreading all over the four sides of the earth although they hastened, they o’ercame not indra: he dispersed them with the (rising) sun. The flat-earth myth and creationism the most well known flat-earth believers were members of a religious organization headed by the proud round earth was.
The spherical shape of the earth from a religious viewpoint, if anybody can do this, we can easily spherical earth model.
The earth is flat whoever claims it is round is an atheist deserving of punishment —sheik abdul-aziz ibn baaz, supreme religious authority of saudi arabia, 1993 and the earth we have spread out (like a carpet) set thereon mountains firm and immovable and produced therein all kinds of things in due show more the earth is flat. Muslims discovered earth is round, says religion that believes it's that the earth is round or the earth is round, they remain the only religious group. He quoted a statement of the philosophers who do not contradict religion on this: the earth is spherical, and the sky surrounds it from each side. The concept of a spherical earth dates back to bc when hellenistic astronomy established the spherical shape of the earth as religion mythology religion. Because nasa thinks the earth is round so everyone believes the earth is round – nasa is not running a real space program, so they don’t know the shape of the earth the flat-earthers have a supporter in matthew boylan, former nasa operational graphics manager, who worked for years creating photo-realistic computer graphics for nasa.