Space Brothers: Are Intelligent ETs Made In God’s Image Too?

Once upon the 50s and 60s, the Contactee movement referred to aliens as “Space Brothers.” The name was rooted in the idea that extraterrestrials were here to help us out. At the very least, they were here to warn us that we were in danger of annihilating ourselves via nuclear war, ecological disaster or some…

Would the Existence of Aliens Make God a Polygamist?

Some people think that the Big Picture of the Bible makes the existence of intelligent aliens life impossible. They charge that the discovery of extraterrestrial intelligence  (ETI) would make nonsense of the Gospel and make God a polygamist.  For example, Creation Ministries International’s Facebook chief exotheology expert, Gary Bates, wrote the following in an article…

Christians Will Colonize the Cosmos!

Fellow Christian author E. Stephen Burnet has written a thought provoking post over at SpeculativeFaith.com, entitled Will Christians Colonize the Cosmos?  He correctly notes that Christian objections to the idea that we will colonize space center on our eschatology. Basically, our End Times theology has resulted in a geocentric futurology: we don’t think we’ll get far…

Why Isaiah 45:18 Says Nothing About Aliens

It’s one of the most cited verses amongst those touting anti-alien dogma. Just a couple days ago during an Answers News segment with Ken Ham, Bodie Hodge quoted it to claim that aliens were impossible. So how does this verse allegedly make the possibility of extraterrestrial life impossible? Isaiah 45:18 reads: For thus saith the LORD that…