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Theories of evolution

There are hundreds of theories about the beginning of mortal life. Among them three tend to have dominance in popular thought.

From the January 2003 issue of The Christian Science Journal

• Creationism contends that an intelligent, divine designer created the earth, its current life forms, and the universe. Creation events, according to this theory, were one-time events and are not taking place today.