Raven: A Closer Perspective to Different Biblical Scholars | Chroniclers
This week, a friend shared his concerns about spiritual straying. Our religious landscape has changed, and this is evident to anyone who wakes up to the morning news or has daily interactions with the public.
The media has put the world under a microscope, and every expanded act occupies our minds. A different perspective would not eliminate the problems of the human condition, but could provide a better understanding of God’s plan. It would give the strength to live with everyday realities and move forward towards an ultimate reality. In this discussion, I have included the perspectives of three Bible scholars. They have written books and produced podcasts that readers can find online.
A review of the creation story in Genesis is a good place to begin a different approach to life followed by different opinions on God’s purpose for humans. “Then God created men in his own image, in the image of God created he them; male and female he created them. God blessed them and said to them: “Be fruitful and multiply; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish of the sea and the birds in the sky, and over every living thing that moves on the earth. ‘ “(Genesis 1: 27-28)
We tend to read this passage too quickly. A more comprehensive review could be beneficial. I will present some ideas for consideration and include a final commentary on God’s purpose.