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The Evolution of Original Sin The doctrine of original sin, as understood today, is the result of a long and messy conversation about difficult parts of Scripture. Resource type: Article | Source: Biologos | Author: Oliver Crisp Adam and Original Sin: What Does the Bible Really Say? This article argues that biblical texts about the Fall do not yield the doctrine of original sin. However, there are important truths carried by the doctrine that should not be abandoned to accommodate evolution. Resource type: Article | Source: Biologos | Author: Brad Kramer The Gift and Rights of Being Conceived (Part 2) This Catholic essay considers the Immaculate Conception, the Incarnation, and the Eucharist to understand conception, arguing for the right of the frozen human embryo to the completion of his or her development. (Part 2 of 2) Resource type: Article | Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review | Author: Francis Etheredge Do We Need an Alternative to the Traditional View of the Fall? If Genesis is not taken literally, why believe in a literal Adam and Eve? The only scriptural motivation possible is one associated with the doctrine of original sin and the related Pauline statements. Resource type: Article | Source: Biologos | Author: Ted Davis Paul and the Fall: The Historical/Ideal View of Romans 1 Robin Collins maintains that the primary scriptural basis for the doctrine of original sin is not Romans 5 but Romans 1:18-32. "Our bondage to sin and spiritual darkness" comes from suppressing the truth about God. Resource type: Article | Source: Biologos | Author: Ted Davis Paul and the Fall: What About Adam? One way to avoid the tension created by the doctrine of original sin is to understand Adam as theologically representing everyman and the original members of the evolving group of hominids that had gained moral self-consciousness. Resource type: Article | Source: Biologos | Author: Ted Davis News That Illustrates for Sunday, September 14th - September 21st These sermon illustrations include: Google is building a knowledge vault to predict people’s futures; appreciating home-cooked meals and Communion; lies coming to light; trash and stewardship; mental disorders; preventing suicide; non-emergency complaint calls to 911. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: Paul Pastor and Andrew Finch Full Text Hymns on The Fall and Original Sin Approach, My Soul, the Mercy SeatPD
Lord, we are vile, conceived in sinPD
The Backslider restored; or, Repentance and Faith in the Blood of ChristPD
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The Temptation in the Wilderness This 19th century painting by John St. John Long depicts Jesus' temptation in the wilderness from Matthew 4:3-4, where the Devil tries to tempt Christ into turning some stones into loaves of bread. Resource type: Image | Source: tate.org.uk | Author: John St. John Long Theistic Evolution: Kenosis, Eschatology, Original Sin, and Adam and Eve Following an exploration of the eschatological implications of "divine kenosis," this article by Ted Davis discusses how theistic evolution impacts whether we believe in the existence of both original sin and a historical Adam and Eve.... Resource type: Article | Source: Biologos | Author: Ted Davis Evolution and the “Original Sins” (Part 2) In this article, George Murphy asks whether we must believe in a time when humankind was completely innocent. How does evolutionary theory influence our view of original sin? Resource type: Article | Source: Biologos | Author: George Murphy Evolution and the Fall Jim Stump notes that the modern evangelical doctrine of original sin and the fall "is largely a product of Augustine’s interpretation of Paul’s interpretation of Genesis 3." He considers alternative interpretations of the fall. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis | Source: Biologos | Author: Jim Stump Original Sin This 16th century painting by Michiel van Coxcie depicts original sin from Genesis 3, with Adam and Eve picking fruit from the forbidden tree. Resource type: Image | Source: wga.hu | Author: Michiel van Coxcie
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