The essay that compares and contrasts the two stories of Creation that begin Genesis
...Genesis 1:1-3, Part IV: The Theology of Genesis 1,
15 July 2006
Yee G A (n.d.), GENDER, CLASS, AND THE SOCIAL-SCIENTIFIC,
15 July 2006... two stories, The Seven Days Story and The Garden of Eden Story, demonstrate different characteristics of God, man and creation. In one, he creates everything perfect; in the other he tests man by placing him under testing circumstances. He even subjects them to punishment, thereby being a judge. Nevertheless, he is the creator, savior, and ruler according to both the stories. Man behaves differently under different circumstances, is also revealed through the two stories.
The Seven Days Story begins with, “In the beginning God…..when the earth was without form…” on each day God adds to his creation and each time He comman...