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Adam and the genome : reading scripture after genetic science

Author: Dennis R Venema
Publisher: Grand Rapids : Brazos Press, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Genomic science indicates that humans descend not from an individual pair but from a large population. What does this mean for the basic claim of many Christians: that humans descend from Adam and Eve? Leading evangelical geneticist Dennis Venema and popular New Testament scholar Scot McKnight combine their expertise to offer informed guidance and answers to questions pertaining to evolution, genomic science, and  Read more...
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Named Person: Adam, (Biblical figure); Adam, (Biblical figure)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis R Venema
ISBN: 9781587433948 158743394X
OCLC Number: 951762571
Description: xii, 225 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Evolution as a scientific theory --
Genomes as language, genomes as books --
Adam's last stand? --
What about intelligent design? --
Adam, Eve, and the genome: four principles for reading the Bible after the Human Genome Project --
Adam and Eve of Genesis in their context: twelve theses --
The variety of Adams and Eves in the Jewish world --
Adam, the genome, and the Apostle Paul.
Responsibility: Dennis R. Venema and Scot McKnight.

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A popular New Testament scholar and a leading evangelical geneticist offer informed guidance and answers to questions pertaining to evolution, genomic science, and the historical Adam.  Read more...
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