Seven Days That Divide the World: The Beginning According to Genesis and Science

Seven Days That Divide the World: The Beginning According to Genesis and Science

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By (author) John C. Lennox

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  • Publisher: ZONDERVAN
  • Format: Hardback | 192 pages
  • Dimensions: 168mm x 186mm x 20mm | 454g
  • Publication date: 1 September 2011
  • Publication City/Country: Grand Rapids
  • ISBN 10: 0310492173
  • ISBN 13: 9780310492177
  • Sales rank: 14,751

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What did the writer of Genesis mean by the first day ? Is it a literal week or a series of time periods? If I believe that the earth is 4.5 billion years old, am I denying the authority of Scripture? In response to the continuing controversy over the interpretation of the creation narrative in Genesis, John Lennox proposes a succinct method of reading and interpreting the first chapters of Genesis without discounting either science or Scripture. With examples from history, a brief but thorough exploration of the major interpretations, and a look into the particular significance of the creation of human beings, Lennox suggests that Christians can heed modern scientific knowledge while staying faithful to the biblical narrative. He moves beyond a simple response to the controversy, insisting that Genesis teaches us far more about the God of Jesus Christ and about God s intention for creation than it does about the age of the earth. With this book, Lennox offers a careful yet accessible introduction to a scientifically-savvy, theologically-astute, and Scripturally faithful interpretation of Genesis."

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