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Death before the fall [electronic resource] : biblical literalism and the problem of animal suffering /

Ronald E. Osborn ; foreword by John H. Walton ; cover design, David Fassett ; interior design, Beth Hagenberg.

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Author: Osborn, Ronald E.
Other Names: Walton, John H.,
Published: Downers Grove, Illinois : IVP Academic, 2014.
Series: ebrary Academic religion & philosophy
Academic complete, religion & philosophy
Topics: Animal welfare - Religious aspects - Christianity. | Animal welfare - Religious aspects - Christianity. | Bible - Criticism, interpretation, etc. | Bible - Evidences, authority, etc. | Bible - Evidences, authority, etc. | Bible - Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Genres: Electronic books. | Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Online Access: http://site.ebrary.com/lib/jkmlibrary/detail.action?docID=10843720 Access restricted to individuals currently affiliated with the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago and McCormick Theological Seminary
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The creation: a plain reading -- What's eating biblical literalists?: creationism and the enlightenment project -- Unwholesome complexity: literalism as scientism's pale mimetic rival -- Progressive versus degenerating science: weighing incommensurable paradigms -- Does your god need stage props?: On the theological necessity of methodological atheism -- The enclave mentality: identity foreclosure and the fundamentalist mind -- The gnostic syndrome: when literalism becomes a heresy -- Four witnesses on the literal meaning of Genesis: Barth, Calvin, Augustine and Maimonides -- If not foundationalism, what then?: from tower building to net mending -- Stasis, deception, curse: three literalist dilemmas -- A midrash: C.S. Lewis's cosmic conflict theodicy revisited -- God of the whirlwind: animal ferocity in the Book of Job -- Creation & kenosis: evolution and Christ's self-emptying way of the cross -- Animal ethics, Sabbath rest.

Table of Contents for: Death before the fall : biblical literal