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Something's changed when it comes to evangelicals and evolution. One of the hottest and most divisive topics in the early 2000s doesn't cause the arguments it used to - and it's not because everyone now believes in evolution. This week Onsi, Colin, and Rhys consider why these debates have cooled, and whether that gives us a chance to consider what a "mere Christian" position on evolution, creation, and Adam and Eve might be when we look a historic Christian sources.
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Colin: Swallowing the Sun by Rumi
Rhys: Spirit and Fire: A Thematic Anthology of His Writings by Origen
"Giving Up Darwin" by David Gelertner
Confessions by St. Augustine
Westminster Confession of Faith
Three Forms of Unity
1689 Baptist Confession
"The Abraham Myth" by Peter Leithart
"Midnight Stroll" by Ghostrifter. Free to use under Creative Commons. Available here.