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Blessings in a Fallen World, Part 2 - Article
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Nathaniel T. Jeanson, Ph.D. - shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel." (Genesis 3:15) This famous verse--often cited as the first proclamation of the gospel--gave a silver lining of mercy to the curse that followed it. In Genesis 1:28, God made...
God In The Garden - Article
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Henry M. Morris, Ph.D. - ... in Eden; and there He put the man whom He had formed" (Genesis 2:8). This was the world's first garden, and it must have been a beautiful garden, for God had planted it Himself. Every tree was "pleasant to the sight"; there was a...
Name and Recognition - Article
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Nathaniel T. Jeanson, Ph.D. - ... top may reach unto heaven; and let us make us a name." (Genesis 11:4) The Bible has one Author (2 Timothy 3:16), and it is one Book. Therefore, it should be read as one book, from beginning to end, to understand its full meaning. The...
Lessons from Amos: Don't Pass Through Beersheba - Article
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Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - ... bondwoman who bore Ishmael) was rescued by God at Beersheba (Genesis 21:14-19). Abraham improved the well at Beersheba and settled there, built a grove and “called there on the name of the Lord, the everlasting God” (Genesis 21:33). It...
Lessons from Amos: Seek the Lord - Article
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Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - ... camped near Bethel when he first entered the land of Canaan (Genesis 12:8) and “called on the name of the LORD” at Bethel when he returned from Egypt (Genesis 13:3-4). Jacob’s dream of the ladder took place at Bethel (Genesis...
Humanity's First Job - Article
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Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - ... over every living thing that moveth upon the earth." (Genesis 1:28) This verse is often called the Dominion Mandate and is repeated and amplified in Genesis 9:1-7. The purpose is clear: accept the responsibility to bring into subjection...
Altar Building - Article
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John D. Morris, Ph.D. - ... he an altar unto the LORD, who appeared unto him” (Genesis 12:7). This is the first reference to Abraham building an altar in Scripture. Building an altar and making sacrifice to God denotes total dependence and reliance on Him. It...
Abram the Called - Article
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Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - ... and five years old when he departed out of Haran.” (Genesis 12:4) It is not clear from the text just how God made Himself known to Abram when He called him to go to Canaan. The language would imply that there was an audible...
The Fossils' Tale - Article
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Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - breath of life, of all that was in the dry land, died” (Genesis 7:21-22). If life sprang into being from non-life, and if that life, once generated, changed over time into more and more complex systems, then those events must have...
The Gift of Labor - Article
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Henry M. Morris, Ph.D. - him into the garden of Eden to dress it and to keep it" (Genesis 2:15). When God first created man, He gave him work to do. Although "the Lord God planted a garden" for man (Genesis 2:8), it was up to man to take care of it if he...
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