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I have read several different explanations including "gaps" between the days. And I've also read of several different explanations for the "days" including literal 24 hour days and days as "phases" of a process. The point of the passage in Genesis one is that God created in an orderly fashion. He is in control. This is the opposite of the ancient religions ...


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Proponents of penal substitution, like Louis Berkhof (ST, 6.2.1), indeed argue that Christ has "removed the penalty of sin" and that therefore "the penal element is removed from death." So why do Christians still die? Two arguments are given: God continues to use death to sanctify his followers and increase their unity with Christ Creation continues to ...



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