Creation Narrative Archive

What Are Essential Elements of the Two Creation Accounts?

While Bible-believing Christians may disagree on how to interpret Genesis 1 and 2, they all hold to the following three essentials. First, they believe the Bible, including Genesis, to be the infallible repository of redemptive revelation. They may differ on interpretation but never on inspiration. Furthermore, they are committed to the truth that God created […]

Do Genesis 1 and 2 Contradict Each Other?

It is not uncommon today to hear skeptical professors on university campuses assert that the Bible cannot be the infallible repository of redemptive revelation because the first two chapters are contradictory. How? In chapter 1, the creation of plants precedes the creation of man and animals, whereas in chapter 2, the creation of man precedes […]