Gungor, who previously believed in biblical creation before accepting the concept of theistic evolution, now thinks the creation account in Genesis is merely a poem.
â€śSo to take the poem of Genesis 1, for instance, and try to make it into a science textbook is to just, is to kill the thing,â€ť said Gungor. Now, I say poem because thatâ€™s actually what it is. The way itâ€™s lined up and divided, with repetition and the days, how theyâ€™re ordered, it is a poem. So, I think it absolutely has amazing value, and I think it has for billions of people for thousands of years.â€ť
â€śAnd for thousands of years or at least hundreds of years, people in Christian history have been saying things like hey, you canâ€™t try to read the Bible as a science book when science conflicts with the Bible and your reading of the Bible,â€ť he said.
â€śRe-read the Bible. Change that, because youâ€™re probably the one thatâ€™s wrong; and if ...