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Overview According to the author, there are many medical insights to be gained from Genesis on human sexuality, the menses, aging and its physical and psychological processes, the dying process, and the care of the dying patient and his/her family. The account of the creation in Genesis, and from other parts of the Bible, is compared to current scientific theories. (Practical Life)
Publishers Description Genesis is divided into twelve different generations, twelve epochs of variable lengths. Each epoch is full of abundant spiritual lessons. God reveals His character through His names. Therefore, fourteen different names of God in Genesis are translated from Hebrew into English. This commentary is written from the perspective of a medical doctor. There are many medical insights to be gained from Genesis on human sexuality, the menses, aging and its physical and psychological processes, the dying process, and the care of the dying patient and his/her family. The account of the creation in Genesis, and from other parts of the Bible, is compared to current scientific theories. Difficult texts from Genesis are elucidated by a review of the original text in Hebrew and in Greek for selected New Testament passages. The Biblical Timelines are traced from the time of Adam until the birth of the Christ. During his medical career, the author has studied internal medicine, geriatrics, and infectious diseases and been credentialed in these fields. He has published in scientific journals in the discipline of infectious diseases. His medical fellowships include the American College of Physicians, the American College of Physician Executives, and the American College of Healthcare Executives. He has held several administrative positions at an executive level. He has published in Christian periodicals on the subject of Medicine and the Scriptures and authored a prior book, "Family Reunion with Old Testament Patriarchs." He is a former Dean of the ORU School of Medicine, a Christian medical school. He has served on several boards of churches and Christian organizations. He has taught group Bible studies for over four decades. In order to better understand the Bible, he has studied Hebrew and Greek.
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Studio: Xulon Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 5.98" Width: 9.01" Height: 0.94" Weight: 1.36 lbs.
Release Date May 10, 2007
Publisher Xulon Press
ISBN 1600349137 ISBN13 9781600349133
Availability 56 units. Availability accurate as of Jan 16, 2017 01:07.
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More About Larry D. Edwards
Larry D. Edwards has an academic affiliation as follows - Santa Ynez, California, USA.
Reviews - What do customers think about The Twelve Generations of the Creation!?
Sooo much more in Genesis than just the Creation! Jul 10, 2009
Dr. Edwards' book is the most interesting commentary on the Old Testament that I have ever read. You will get to know all the "players" as real people and understand OT history as never before. The names of God, such as Elohim and El Shaddai, are explained and will give you a new understanding of all the facets of God and His almighty power. I have had the good fortune of being in a Sunday School class with Dr. Edwards himself as the teacher! It has been a blessing beyond compare. For the first time in my life, I try to arrange all trips, etc. so as not to miss Sunday School. I have given the book to family members, friends, pastors, and teachers -- and I highly recommend it to all. Marcia M.