A Cursed Design?

Bad Design?

by Ken Ham on October 28, 2021

Part 4

Share:

Listen

This is Ken Ham, CEO of Answers in Genesis, the Creation Museum, and Ark Encounter.

Transcript

This week, we’re looking at so-called “poor design” in the human body.

A common example is the birth canal. You see, as mothers well know, it’s painful to have a baby.

Here’s why: the female pelvis is fairly narrow, so it’s hard for a baby’s large head to fit. Is this bad design? Well, the Bible gives us the answer. Genesis chapter 3 specifically says that pain in human childbirth is a consequence of sin! It’s not because God designed us poorly. It’s because childbirth is broken by sin!

Our world isn’t the world God made—it’s a groaning, fallen version of the “very good” world God originally made.

Dig Deeper


About Ken Ham

Ken Ham is the CEO and founder of Answers in Genesis-US, the highly acclaimed Creation Museum, and the world-renowned Ark Encounter. Ken Ham is one of the most in-demand Christian speakers in North America.

Ken Ham’s Daily Email

Email me with Ken’s daily email:

Privacy Policy

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA, and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Answers in Genesis is an apologetics ministry, dedicated to helping Christians defend their faith and proclaim the good news of Jesus Christ.

Learn more

  • Customer Service 800.778.3390