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Old 02-22-2016, 08:17 AM   #1
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Being a scientist and exercising dominion over creation is not something people choose to be when they grow up, it is something people are by virtue of being created in the image of God and being thereby granted authority over creation. Adam had no formal education, much less a PhD, when God brought the animals to him to be named. Somehow through the fall and the giving over of creation to bondange to decay, we lost track of all the names Adam had given to creation, and Carl Linneaus is regarded as one of our greatest scientists for taking up the naming task once again through his organized system of binomial nomenclature...
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Being a scientist and exercising dominion over creation is not something people choose to be when they grow up, it is something people are by virtue of being created in the image of God and being thereby granted authority over creation. ...
Well ..... I, for one, kinda question just how much "dominion" humans really exercise over creation.
Seems we are mostly just along for the ride in a lot of ways. Just one wayward asteroid would probably do a lot to put us in our place.
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Well ..... I, for one, kinda question just how much "dominion" humans really exercise over creation.
Seems we are mostly just along for the ride in a lot of ways. Just one wayward asteroid would probably do a lot to put us in our place.
If you read the Biblical passages carefully, mankind is given dominion over some spheres of creation but not others. Read carefully and consider whether mankind was given dominion over outer space.
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