In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was formless and void, and darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was moving over the surface of the waters.
INTRODUCTION—ATHEISTS AND CREATIO EX NIHILO
It is hard for scientists who are atheists to accept evidence that there was “nothing” before the universe began, that Creatio ex Nihilo, Creation from nothing, occurred. Why? Because Creatio ex Nihilo implies the presence of a Creator and that negates atheism.
Indeed, it is hard to wrap your mind around the idea of “nothing.” If you think of