Splitting the King/Priest Role

If we understand the Garden of Eden to be a sacred space for God to dwell, we can begin to see Adam as a king and priest over all humanity. This language, of course, is not related to Adam in the Bible, but he does seem to fit these roles. If he has such intimate…

A Biblical Soap Opera

In today’s Bible passage we see how Abraham and Sarah repeat the actions of Adam and Eve. Check out this podcast episode on 1208GREENWOOD’s webpage or simply subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Spotify, or Google Play.

Are We All Descendants of Adam and Eve?

Did Adam and Eve’s children have to procreate with one another to bring about humanity or does Genesis offer another picture? We cover this question in today’s podcast episode. Check out this podcast episode on 1208GREENWOOD’s webpage or simply subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Spotify, or Google Play.

Creation Order (Pt 4)

Despite what we’ve covered the last few days, some might still want to challenge the idea that women were allowed to teach in church and quote 1 Timothy 2:11-14 as a rebuttal.  Let a woman learn quietly with all submissiveness. I do not permit a woman to teach or to exercise authority over a man; rather,…