Monthly Archives: October 2008

Original Sin Returns 3

Chapter 3 of Henri Blocher’s book Original Sin deals with discerning the mind of Paul on the issue of Adam and the Fall. Any Christian discussion of the evolution life, the evolution of homo sapiens, and the doctrine of Original … Continue reading

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Original Sin Returns 2

The scenario sketched in our previous post leads to a deep question for Christians. How should we understand the Fall and Original Sin? Is the Adamic fall history or myth -€“ albeit myth conveying theological truth? Is Adam everyman or … Continue reading

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Original Sin Returns 1

We had a good series of Friday posts on Alan Jacobs’ excellent book Original Sin: A Cultural History. The essays in his book are outstanding and explore many facets of Original Sin in history and in contemporary thought. But Jacobs … Continue reading

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