2016 Christianity Today Biblical Studies Award of Merit For centuries the story of Adam and Eve has resonated richly through the corridors of art, literature and theology. But for most moderns, taking it at face value is incongruous. And even for many thinking Christians today who want to take seriously the authority of Scripture, insisting on a "literal" understanding of Genesis 2–3 looks painfully like a "tear here" strip between faith and scie...
By John H. Walton
Paperback: 256 pages
Publisher: IVP Academic (March 27, 2015)
Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.7 x 8.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 42339
Format: PDF Text djvu ebook
The first volume in this series proposed that the seven days of creation describe ordering and function rather than a materialist ontology. There is internal evidence to support this as well as contextual cross referencing in the later tabernacle an