Where Did Coal Come From?


Part 3



This is Ken Ham, often interviewed on radio and TV on the Bible’s reliability.


The massive deposits of coal we find around the world are the result of Noah’s flood. This catastrophe buried huge amounts of vegetation under miles of sediment. It didn’t take millions of years to form.

But where did all this vegetation come from?

There aren’t enough plants on the earth today to produce the huge amount of coal we find. Something must’ve been different in the past. Well, the fossil record shows us that the world before the flood was nothing like our world now. It was much more lush. Plants even thrived in places that are nothing but barren today.

There was more than enough vegetation before the flood to produce all the coal we have today.

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