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Rescued! Remembering the Life and Legacy of Dr. Duane T. Gish
On this website earlier today, we shared the sad news that famed creationist debater Dr. Duane T. Gish had passed away this morning. This great defender of the Christian faith was a tireless and bold defender of the book of Genesis. The same courage that marked his service during WWII in the Pacific Theater of the war was seen in later years as he appeared about 300 times at venues around the world as he took the stage to debate prominent evolutionists, sometimes facing a hostile audience who jeered his defense of Genesis.
Dr. Gish, born in Kansas, died at age 91 in California. He held a PhD in biochemistry from renowned U.C. Berkeley. In the latter decades of his life, he served as a vice president at the Institute for Creation Research. While this indefatigable ‚Äútraveling creation evangelist‚ÄĚ retired from full-time ministry at age 84, he remained available to speak and write when called on as...