Social Search Network - for best Answers, Truth, more Traffic
The non-profit Search Engine & Social Network - Est 2004

Question - Topic: Religion Christian
GEO: World Wide
Golfer
Member Since:2014-01-23
GEO:TUCSON - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:125
Title:NewBee

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
[
13
]
[5]
Posted On: 2016-06-10 00:34:19
Viewed: 2415
What do you think about: God Created the world in 6 days?

I looked up the word "DAY" and it also translates into a new birth, and we are born again so wouldn't a New Birth be a more accurate translation? FYI I know day is only used, all through the Bible as a day or new day. Day also can be translated as a new season. If you believe God created the whole world in six days I won't argue the point

Answers & Comments: 60
prophet
Member Since:2014-03-15
GEO:Melbourne - Australia
Interest:Religion Others
Trust Level:101
Title:Mentor

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me

[
12
]
[0]
11 months 3 weeks ago

Dear "Golfer",
Unfortunately, the HOLY BIBLE was written by fallible and mortal authors. Although it contains many jewels of wisdom, it also contains a lot of contradictions, inaccuracies and fairy tales.
i am not surprised when people sometimes disagree with my Posts, and comments. That is due to the fact that CHRISTIANITY IS THE MOST DIVIDED RELIGION IN THE WORLD. if you do not believe me, please access: WIKIPEDIA'S: "LIST OF CHRISTIAN DENOMINATIONS".
The point i would like to make is that the OMNIPOTENT CREATOR OF THE UNIVERSE DID NOT NEED A REST AFTER HE CREATED THE WORLD. Why? Because the OMNIPOTENT CREATOR IS A SPIRITUAL ENTITY.
SPIRITUAL ENTITIES CAN CREATE PLANETS, STARS, GALAXIES, AND EVEN MORE UNIVERSES, WITHOUT GETTING EXHAUSTED.
For further information on this subject, please access: http://eternalbliss1.tripod.com
Kind regards,
John Romer
mmerlinn
Member Since:2014-09-27
GEO:mint valley - United States
Interest:PCs | Apple Computer
Trust Level:69
Title:Coach

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me

[
11
]
[4]
11 months 3 weeks ago

Read the first verse of Genesis. It gives NO indication when the Earth was made. In the following verses, it states 6 days. Based on archaeology, geology, and so on the Earth is billions of years old.

From that we can logically put together this scenario:

1) God made the Earth some time in the distant past, probably billions of years ago.
2) Something happened to destroy the surface of the Earth. Maybe the same catastrophe that destroyed the dinosaurs.
3) Some time after that God renewed the Earth in 6 days making it habitable for humans.
Yes2goodideas
Member Since:2011-06-09
GEO:San Francisco - United States
Interest:Currency Trading
Trust Level:535
Title:DemiGOD

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
11 months 3 weeks ago
Hum! That is certainly a fresh interesting read of this Myth that " God Created the world in 6 days". But I still think that this idea of yours is anything but real and that the evolutionary idea is the real one. Still a good try :)
mmerlinn
Member Since:2014-09-27
GEO:mint valley - United States
Interest:PCs | Apple Computer
Trust Level:69
Title:Coach

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
6 months 2 weeks ago
First, I never SAID that my idea was fact. I only gave ONE POSSIBLE interpretation of what is written.

Second, you THINK that the evolutionary IDEA is the real one? Don't you KNOW one way or the other?

Characters remaining
Yes2goodideas
Member Since:2011-06-09
GEO:San Francisco - United States
Interest:Currency Trading
Trust Level:535
Title:DemiGOD

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me

[
53
]
[15]
1 year 3 weeks ago

I think we have such a thing as Evolution which shows life developed on Earth over Billions of Years.
So it is fine for simple minds that "God Created the world in 6 days". But for learned People, that is just not even remotely True.
Ericblogs
Member Since:2016-06-26
GEO: - Namibia
Interest:Air Travel
Trust Level:3
Title:NewBee

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me

[
0
]
[0]
1 year 3 months ago

The Genesis creation narrative is the creation myth of both Judaism and Christianity. ...
In the first part (Genesis 1:1–2:3) Elohim, the Hebrew generic word for God, creates the heaven and the earth in six days, starting with darkness and light on the first day, and ending with the creation of mankind on the sixth day.
BroRando
Member Since:2016-05-20
GEO:PHOENIX - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:75
Title:NewBee

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me

[
4
]
[1]
1 year 3 months ago

Here's an article that one can look into : The Untold Story of Creation
RonSM
Member Since:2015-05-22
GEO:Howell - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:52
Title:Coach

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 3 months ago
I was thinking about each of the "days' mentioned in creation as being a thoisand years each, by applying the principle of "with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day". But then I noticed that each day ended with, "And the evening and the morning were...". So this is referring to cycles of night and day, which means each day in the account of creation are literal days.
Jade123
Member Since:2013-07-08
GEO:California - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:40
Title:Capitan

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 3 months ago
To God they are days to man they are unimaginable.
RonSM
Member Since:2015-05-22
GEO:Howell - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:52
Title:Coach

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 3 months ago
"And the evening and the morning were..."
BroRando
Member Since:2016-05-20
GEO:PHOENIX - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:75
Title:NewBee

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
Thanks, the Bible doesn't state the length of each creative day. Most say that the Six Creatives is how long it took for the earth to be created, however, they ignore that fact that the earth already existed before the Six Creative Days began. "And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was on the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved on the face of the waters." (Genesis 1:2) That is the intro of Genesis before the first creative day.
BroRando
Member Since:2016-05-20
GEO:PHOENIX - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:75
Title:NewBee

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
Actually (John 1:1) supercedes (Genesis 1:1). Before (Genesis 1:1) creation as we know already had countless angels. Angels were created individually, notice this inspired scripture. "When the morning stars sang together, and all the sons of God shouted for joy?" (Job 38:7) Notice morning stars in plural which is the beginning of Creation along with all sons of God. At the closing of Rev. Jesus stated, " I am the root and the offspring of David, and the bright and morning star." (Rev 20:16)
BroRando
Member Since:2016-05-20
GEO:PHOENIX - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:75
Title:NewBee

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
(John 1:1)
(Col 1:15)
(Rev 3:14)

What are stars? "stars are the angels" (Rev 1:20 KJV)
RonSM
Member Since:2015-05-22
GEO:Howell - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:52
Title:Coach

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
Yes, I also mentioned the original creation of heaven and earth in verse 1, in my comment further below. And that verse 2 shows something had happened that destroyed the earth and all life on it, and put it into darkness and chaos. The following verses after that is God fixing it, and bringing light and life back to the earth again. >
BroRando
Member Since:2016-05-20
GEO:PHOENIX - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:75
Title:NewBee

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
Interesting
RonSM
Member Since:2015-05-22
GEO:Howell - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:52
Title:Coach

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
But notice each time it says, "And the evening and the morning were...". This tells us that each of these days were cycles of night and day. So these were 24 hour days, rather than long periods of time.The scripture, "with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day", doesn't neccessarily mean a literal amount of time. It can also mean God speading up His work, so He can cause more to happen in a shorter time. ,>
RonSM
Member Since:2015-05-22
GEO:Howell - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:52
Title:Coach

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
For example, instead of a day lasting for a thousand years, God can do a thousand years worth of work in a single day. And that scripture is just an example of how God can cause more to happen in a shorter amount of time. So that can apply to a situation in our own life.
BroRando
Member Since:2016-05-20
GEO:PHOENIX - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:75
Title:NewBee

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
Some creationists teach that the earth is just a few thousand years old. However, according to the Bible, the earth and the universe existed before the six days of creation. (Genesis 1:1) Take alook at this Article
BroRando
Member Since:2016-05-20
GEO:PHOENIX - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:75
Title:NewBee

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
RonSM
Member Since:2015-05-22
GEO:Howell - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:52
Title:Coach

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
Yes, that's what I said, "the original creation of heaven and earth in verse 1, in my comment further below. And that verse 2 shows something had happened that destroyed the earth and all life on it, and put it into darkness and chaos. The following verses after that is God fixing it, and bringing light and life back to the earth again. And that each of those days are 24 hour days where God was doing that, because it tells us that there were cycles of night and day. >
RonSM
Member Since:2015-05-22
GEO:Howell - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:52
Title:Coach

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
But heaven and earth were originally created before that as recorded in verse 1.
Jade123
Member Since:2013-07-08
GEO:California - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:40
Title:Capitan

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
Look God created himself, than the universe, and everything in it, and then he destroyed it 5 times since the beginning. He's back, and he's less than happy at the inhabitants on the face of his world, in his image, doing the most ridiculous of things in His name. He's really to understand, and starts every statement with I command you! If God doesn't talk to you in a commanding tone than you are not talking to God. I wouldn't worry about it.
Jade123
Member Since:2013-07-08
GEO:California - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:40
Title:Capitan

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
Oh and that stands true no-mater how much mankind learns to manipulate the weather.
RonSM
Member Since:2015-05-22
GEO:Howell - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:52
Title:Coach

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
To Jade123:
All things will be revealed. And we will all stand before God, so you can tell Him that if that's what you really want to say to Him.
Jade123
Member Since:2013-07-08
GEO:California - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:40
Title:Capitan

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
I already talk to him every day...he knows. How do you think he feels about you telling me this? Oh and check out my latest YouTube video https://youtu.be/UsCGq7wDa2Q
BroRando
Member Since:2016-05-20
GEO:PHOENIX - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:75
Title:NewBee

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me
1 year 2 months ago
How does he feel about what, that he's not eternal but created himself? What scripture states that? I'm sure he's not pleased when you call God a creation.

Characters remaining
BERRINTON
Member Since:2013-04-23
GEO:NA - Canada
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:120
Title:Mentor

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me

[
18
]
[6]
1 year 3 months ago

@golfer nice question
Day= light, revelation
New day= new light, new revelation
The morning of each day is ushered into existence by the dawn of the rising sun & the sun dispenses his illuminating and prolific rays to every portion of the visible horizon, warming the whole earth with his embrace of light, and giving new-born life and energy to plant and tree, and beast and man, who, at its touch, awake from sleep. The darkness of thee night is also dissipated by its rays. Every day of God is a new birth or revelation. And that's the reason why God's most advanced creation was created last. The last was made to be first. i.e to rule over the former because He was the most advanced revelation of God's light (i.e he was made in Gods image/reflected God's nature)
PowerOfTheSword
Member Since:2016-04-15
GEO:YOUNGSTOWN - United States
Interest:Religion Christian
Trust Level:25
Title:NewBee

Visit My Profile
Friend Me
Private Message Me

[
2
]
[1]
1 year 3 months ago

Actually the earth was void, and empty before the first day because there was not yet light for there to be a day until he brought forth the light (Genesis 1: 1-5) so then we do not know exactly how old the earth really is. It was the everything on the earth that had been formed, and everything created on it within 6 literal days.

By New Birth did you mean "The Start of the Morning Light" which could be the implication of that. The Hebrew term for the word "DAY" in Genesis I believe is Yome/Yom of which by implication is a reference to the heat of the day in a Strong's Dictionary.



Change Topic



Advertising
All Anoox free services are Advertising supported. Please support our Advertisers by visiting their Site and supporting them.
Ad: French English Bilingual/
Enjoy the word of God in both
French and English and other
languages when you use the
revolutionary
Ad: Christian Translation
Christian Translation services
into more than 125 languages.
Translate your Christian
materials into
Ad: Jehovah Witness | WordPre
Almost 2,000 years ago, Jesus
Christ sent out his followers
by two to go from house to
house