[Linux4christians] Shellfish Logic and the Defense of Homosexual Marriage - EXCELLENT!
chris at adebenham.com
Wed Jul 7 01:29:49 EDT 2010
On 7 July 2010 12:39, David Kuntadi <d.kuntadi at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 7, 2010 at 9:25 AM, Chris Debenham <chris at adebenham.com> wrote:
>> An interesting thought. Was Adam created imperfect because he could
>> not continue his species?
>> >From my reading there was no death before the fall - and so by
>> extension there would be no need to multiply - animals included.
>> The need to reproduce only comes into play when there is risk of
>> death. Imagine if there was no death but animals and man could
>> reproduce - the numbers would grow exponentially for eternity, quickly
>> overwhelming the world.
> Unfortunately your explanation is against what is written in the bible:
> Gen 1:28 And God blessed them, and God said unto them, Be fruitful,
> and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it: and have
> dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and
> over every living thing that moveth upon the earth.
> >From what I have heard, this instruction given by God BEFORE the fall.
My apologies - makes you wonder what would have happened if Adam and
Eve had a child before the fall and the child did not have some of the
I know it is entirely conjecture but an interesting thought all the same ;-)
> Further more, why there are male and female before the fall if not for
There are many things a man and a woman can do together other than
procreation. Companionship, friendship, and even intimate relations
can be had without sex.
Still - that is a side issue - I'm more interested in what others
think about what the result would be if adam/eve did have a child
before the fall.
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