From the New Scientist – six traits found in animals formerly thought to be the sole preserve of human beings.
Really, this is exactly what you would expect if evolutionary theory is right – not sharp breaks between human beings and the rest of the animal kingdom, but differences in degree.
Some Christians still seem very threatened by the idea that there isn’t necessarily a vast difference in kind between us and other animals. I don’t think it’s all that worrying, and I do think we can still speak meaningfully about humans being created in the image of God and having special tasks given to us.
More thoughts on this soon, perhaps.
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God is the one and only Creator of All in Existance. If He chose to employ some of the same Laws that govern His Creation, should it be a wonderment that there are one set of Laws Governing His Creation. The similarities would rather substantiate Him, Creator!
Reverend Retsel Eniaud Nella, Ph.D
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