Christian Interpretations of Genesis 1

Christian Interpretations of Genesis 1

by Vern S. Poythress
     
 
Several interpretations of Genesis and scientific evidence endeavor to demonstrate harmony: among them young-earth creationism, mature creation, the day-age theory, the analogical-day theory, and the framework hypothesis. Vern Poythress explores which is best.

Overview

Several interpretations of Genesis and scientific evidence endeavor to demonstrate harmony: among them young-earth creationism, mature creation, the day-age theory, the analogical-day theory, and the framework hypothesis. Vern Poythress explores which is best.

Editorial Reviews

JP Moreland
Though brief, this booklet is informed, irenic and instructive. It cover all the bases in an extremely readable style, and all sides to this dialog should find it helpful. I highly recommend it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781596386860
Publisher:
Presbyterian and Reformed Publishing
Publication date:
05/03/2013
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.10(d)
Age Range:
13 - 18 Years

Meet the Author

Vern S. Poythress (MLitt, University of Cambridge; PhD, Harvard University; DTh, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa) is Professor of New Testament Interpretation at Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia. He is also the author of Understanding Dispensationalists; Science and Hermeneutics; Implications of Scientific Method for Biblical Interpretation; Symphonic Theology; The Validity of Multiple Perspectives in Theology; and The Shadow of Christ in the Law of Moses.

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