Tension builds up the fundamentalists old testament

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Unformatted text preview: d me so that his hand rested on my shoulder, the shoulder that was further away from Darrow Para. Three Erupt: to explode and pour out fire (volcanoes, geysers( 矛矛矛 ), wars, emotions, etc.) • Geysers and volcanoes erupt. • He erupted angry words. • Violence erupted in the city after the football match. • • the case had come down upon me unexpectedly and violently, I was suddenly engulfed by the whole affair The case had erupted round my head • build up • develop/extend gradually, steadily; become larger, stronger • The clouds are building up. • tension builds up • The fundamentalists ... Old Testament: • adhere to: believe in, follow devotedly • literal interpretation: word for word acceptance of what is said in the Bible • Old Testament: that part of the Bible that refers to events before the birth of Christ. Note: All the words like the Bible, God (Lord, He, Him) and Christ (Saviour) are capitalized. Genesis 《《《 · 《《《《 • • • • • • • 1st day: Day & Night 2nd day:Firmament & Water 3rd day: Earth & Sea 4th day: Seasons, days & years 5th day: Living Creatures in Sea & Sky 6th day: Beasts, Man & Woman 7th day: Have a rest • The modernists … had evolved from a common ancestor: • advance: put forward; propose • Charles Darwin: English naturalist, born on Feb. 12, 1809 at Shrewsbury, died on April 19, 1882; published "On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection" in 1859. • The theory of evolution asserts that all living forms, plants and animals, including Man, have developed from earlier and simpler forms by processes of change and selection. • had evolved from a common ancestor: (all life) had developed gradually from a common original organism • ancestor: a person, esp. one living a long time ago, from whom another is descended Para. Four • the state legislature ... as taught in the Bible: • state legislature: official body of people who pass (determine, decide) laws. Each of the 50 states in the U.S. has a legislature. The nationa...
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