Re: classic arguments

George Murphy (
Fri, 05 Dec 1997 18:01:03 -0500

Chuck Noren wrote:
> One important criteria, however,
> is that I interpret a literal Adam and Eve with a Fall, because
> without that, NT theology (such as Paul in Romans) would not make
> sense.

Only in Romans & I Timothy 2 does "a literal Adam and Eve with a
Fall" play any role in NT theology. Of course these (especially the
1st) are important passages & need to be dealt with, but it is
misleading to suggest that this is a major theme of NT writers.
George Murphy