RE: [asa] No Adam?

From: Dehler, Bernie <>
Date: Mon May 04 2009 - 10:28:06 EDT

Gordon- how are we to know the destinies of people? What is the destiny of infants who die? What of people who never heard of Christ? What of people with severe mental defects? Etc., etc., etc.



What do you think is the eternal destiny of the parents of the first
fallen human?

Gordon Brown (ASA member)

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Subject: Re: [asa] No Adam?

On Sat, 2 May 2009, wrote:

> Whereas asking "who was the first created human" is probably not meaningful, it is potentially more meaningful to ask "who was the first fallen human?"  That can be answered (in principle) without appealing to arbitrary definitions.  Fallen-ness entails becoming culpable before God for rebellious choices against Him, and that is probably a black-or-white issue, creatures being either culpable or not culpable as a real ontological fact. 

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