Unformatted text preview: century B.C. Anthropomorphic- using human language to describe God Differences between Genesis 1 and 2 Genesis 1 Genesis 2 God- Elohim Lord God- Yahweh Elohim God speaks God gets involved (“down and dirty”) Animals created before man Man created before animals (makes Adam, then animals, then Eve) Universe garden A week no known time element Emphasis is on the world emphasis is on man and woman Picture of God Transcendent Immanent Picture of Humanity Pinnacle of Creation Made from dust Image of God Tiller of the garden Dominion over creatures Limitation...
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