Re: St. Basil's 400AD view of the Days of proclamation
Thu, 19 Aug 1999 20:50:28 +0000
At 09:00 AM 08/19/1999 -0400, Moorad Alexanian wrote:
>There is no doubt that Marxists can have an interpretation of part or the
>whole of Scripture. In fact, their atheism is a consequence of their
>interpretation that the whole of the Christian faith is false. What is new!!
>I view the Bible as the "data" just as we collect scientific data from
>experiments and observations. Everyone is entitled to their own
>interpretation and thus arrive at a conclusion. Of course, one ought to seek
>the help of others who are wiser or have had more time to study the logical
>consistency of Scripture. As for me, I believe the whole of Scripture that
>there is a Creator and the Creator is the Lord Jesus, the Son of the God of
>Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
I fear you missed my point in the post where I said 'I like the marxist'
interpretation. I was being facetious to illustrate the point that
theological interpretations are non-unique. So to say that the theology of
Genesis is correct while the history is not, forces one to ask, which
Foundation, Fall and Flood
Adam, Apes and Anthropology
Lots of information on creation/evolution