Jewish beliefs about creation: completed

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  • Jewish beliefs about creation
    • God is the creator and source of all life
    • Each week Jews celebrate the Sabbath, recalling that God made the world in six days and rested on the seventh
    • Jews share both creation stories with Christians because there in Genesis, also the first book in the Torah
    • Some orthodox Jews believe these stories are true accounts.
    • Others believe the creation accounts are stories not historical facts
    • Some Orthodox Jews have difficulty accepting modern scientific ideas
      • They reject the idea of the Big Bang theory.
    • Others believe that God started the universe through the big bang and has guided the creation of life through evolution.
    • They still have faith in God as a sustainer and provider

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