Joined: Jan. 2006
Julie Stahlhut wrote:
|Y'know, I'm still completely confused about how creationism ever took hold within Christianity. What on earth does a literal interpretation of Genesis have to do with Jesus or with the New Testament?|
I'm fascinated by the question, especially since I was raised as a literalist Christian and then had to reason my way out of it in adolescence. Ocellated (a Christian who accepts evolution) has a post on this topic on his blog. I added my two cents' worth in a comment.
"Unguided evolution (whatever that is) doesn’t predict anything. If it did it wouldn’t be unguided." -- Mung
"Please stop putting words into my mouth that don’t belong there and thoughts into my mind that don’t belong there." -- KF