Some Christians Believe That The World Was Created Exactly As Described In The Book Of Genesis In The Bible.
- It was created in six days.
- God made it out of nothing.
- All living things were made as seperate species from the beginning.
- Men and Women have a special place in creation.
- Adam and Eve were the first people and they disobeyed God.
Other Christians Believe That The Story Of Genesis Should Not Be Taken Seriously Because:
- It disagrees with scientific theories.
- Fossil evidence suggests animals evolved gradually.
- It is difficult for modern people to believe.
- They think the book of Genesis is a myth and contains truth, but is not an accurate description of what really happened.
Christian Views About People And Animals:
- People are superior to other animals.
- People are made 'in the image of God' (Genesis 1:27) and have souls, unlike animals.
- Human life is sacred, but animal life is not.
Christians Believe They Should Protect The Environment Because:
- They were put on the Earth to act as stewards, to take care of the planet.
- They should show love to other people, including future generations