Academic paper: …
Interpreting Genesis in an allegoric way; consulting Augustine
Organization: VU University Amsterdam
Student: Misha Stoutenbeek
This paper attempts to answer one of the many questions that arose during the combined study of church history and the old testament, in particular when studying the first chapter of the bible, the book of Genesis ( the creation story). The following contents might especially be of added value for those who are relatively new to ‘systematical’ Bible studies ( entry-level ) and with little theological backgrounds but with a strong desire to at least try to grasp the inner significance and essence of Genesis.