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Genesis 1-4: in the beginning

Was… not the Word. This is the first thing that’s struck me reading these key first chapters – because there are so many versions and some of the phrasing is so magnificent, bits you’ve heard quoted elsewhere stick in your … Continue reading

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Genesis 1 to 4- "stop me if you’ve read this one before"

Well, this is familiar. The story I’ve had drilled into me at various (sort of religious) prep schools and via paintings and myths and all the rest of it. It is the “Christian” creation mythology. Garden of Eden, serpents, fruit … Continue reading

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