Re: Fall of evolved man
Moorad Alexanian (alexanian@UNCWIL.EDU)
Tue, 04 Nov 1997 15:47:17 -0500 (EST)
At 10:15 AM 11/4/97 -0600, Karen G. Jensen wrote:
>>At 12:12 AM 11/4/97 -0600, Glenn wrote:
>>>No, Christ is not trying to deceive us. .... And yes God did
>>>create male and female. Does Math 19:4 say HOW God created? No. You are
>>>reading that INTO the passage and deciding that God only could have created
>>>as a magician does, by pulling a rabbit out of a hat. By deciding that, you
>>>are deciding against God creating via evolution which could be likened to
>>>the way an engineer creates something, i.e. over time or via a genetic
>Matthew 19:4 and even Genesis 1:26-27 dib't tell _how_ God created mankind,
>but does Genesis 2:7 sound like evolution, or personal, loving creation?
>And Genesis 2:21-23 -- again personal, and very creative, showing us that
>God's thoughts and His ways are very different from what we might imagine
>He does not deceive us, in fact He tells us, in every way possible, that
>we are dependent on Him, not just on time or chance or algorithms.
My reference to Matt. 19:4 was to emphasize Christ's words "HAVE YOU NOT
READ, THAT HE WHO CREATED THEM FROM THE BEGINNING MADE THEM MALE AND
FEMALE." Read what? Genesis of course! If Christ was quoting Genesis, then
how can we reconcile His own words with an evolutionary development of man.
there were male and female something which evolved into male and female