Radiometric dating becomes impossible when
This is because we failed to take into account some critical assumptions.Since we did not observe the initial conditions when the hourglass time started, we must make assumptions.The implications of doing this are profound and affect many parts of the Bible.
All our calculations could be correct (observational science), but the result could be wrong.
This apparent consistency in textbooks and the media has convinced many Christians to accept an old earth (4.6 billion years old).
Radioisotope dating (also referred to as radiometric dating) is the process of estimating the age of rocks from the decay of their radioactive elements.
Since God is the Creator of all things (including science), and His Word is true (“), the true age of the earth must agree with His Word.
However, rather than accept the biblical account of creation, many Christians have accepted the radioisotope dates of billions of years and attempted to fit long ages into the Bible.