Re: origin of life and such

Moorad Alexanian (alexanian@UNCWIL.EDU)
Thu, 17 Dec 1998 10:06:26 -0500 (EST)

At 07:25 AM 12/15/98 -0500, George Murphy wrote:


> Hooking up with a parallel thread, the goal of evolution from a Christian
>standpoint is not just humanity but humanity (& thus the creation) indwelt
by God -
>i.e., the Incarnation & the recapitulation of "all things" in Christ
(Eph.1:10 e.g.).
>We are now only ~2000 years away from the birth of Christ, & 2000 years
out of 10^10 is
>a pretty tiny fraction. On this scale even another 10^10 years wouldn't
represent any
>"delay" of the parousia.


>George L. Murphy

Do you mean "the goal of God through evolution" by "the goal of evolution."
The latter sounds somewhat deistic.