How Christians Reconcile Ancient Texts with Modern Science

In Science and Religion in Dialogue. Wiley-Blackwell. pp. 120--130 (2010)

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This chapter contains sections titled: * 1 The Problem * 2 Responses, Past and Present * 3 The Hermeneutical Principle * 4 Other texts from the Ancient Near East * Notes
Keywords Bible   Genesis 1 - sequence of events in developme  Day-Age Interpretation - focus on word “day” in Ge  God creating Earth   less than 10  000 years ago - m  Hermeneutical Principle - Christians holding to no  best understanding of Genesis 1   with original cul  conservative Christians - adopting Appearance of A  how Christians reconcile ancient texts with modern  responses   past and present - Gap Interpretation a  scientific understanding of natural history - grow  sequence and timing of major events - development
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