Reading Genesis 1 “Literally”

This is a perfect example of how context is so important in reading ancient texts, especially the Bible. The Bible wasn’t written with our modern worldview in mind but was written based upon what the writer understood. Check it out:

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Reading Genesis 1 “Literally”

Most people who claim they read Genesis 1 “literally” don’t. They believe that what they believe about Genesis 1 is literal. But they aren’t reading Genesis 1 literally.

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