Posts Tagged ‘ creation ’

Literary OTGD #03: Eternity of Matter

January 15, 2014 | 3 comments

In our science-oriented world today, its hard to see the creation stories in the Bible and Pearl of Great Price as recounting actual events or having meaning beyond a simple myth explaining the origin of life. So when we teach the creation in classes like the current Old Testament Gospel Doctrine lesson 3, I believe the best option is to put the story in a gospel context, and emphasize its meaning as part of our understanding of the purpose of life, rather than historical or scientific events. Although written in the 1840s with a traditional view of the creation,... Read more »

Genesis and Geology: A Dialogue

February 18, 2009 | no comments

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