Is the Genesis creation myth a metaphorical or poetical story that works at some level, or is it completely are utterly crazy because it is just too out of step with our modern understanding? If you read the text then you will discover a few rather surprising claims, for example … 14. And God said, Let there … Read moreExactly how crazy is the Genesis creation myth?
I previously wrote last August about the plans that the Creationist Museum has for building a life size replica of Noah’s Ark by using state funds. If you missed that and have no idea what I am on about, well these are the people who believe that 6,000 years ago a god created planet earth … Read moreNoah’s Ark Theme Park … a nice little tax dodge scam
Most would dismiss the idea of 7 literal 24 hours days, as described in the book of genesis, as factual (except perhaps Ken Ham), and so Ken aside, one of the most popular views, one that I once personally embraced, is the thought that it is simply a metaphor, and that each day is a symbol … Read moreGenesis as a metaphor, does even that work?