Download e-book for iPad: The Fall and the Ascent of Man: How Genesis Supports Darwin by Joseph Fitzpatrick
By Joseph Fitzpatrick
Aided by way of glossy anthropology, Fitzpatrick is ready to input into the mentality of the traditional Hebrews and undertake a literary method of the biblical textual content by way of evaluating it with the Babylonian Epic of Gilgamesh. In The Fall and the Ascent of Man, he clears away the muddle of centuries and shall we us see the recognized story for what it truly is: the tale of the emergence of humankind at the face of the earth, first in nature, then in historical past. This e-book offers the main for a brand new interpretation of the early chapters of Genesis inside of a brand new realizing of Judaeo-Christian salvation historical past. via providing a biblical account of human sinfulness, Fitzpatrick hopes to attract Western theology in the direction of that of the Orthodox East and aspect the future of Christian theology within the twenty-first century.