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Genesis, the soap opera

John Coats reclaims the first book of the Bible for the nonreligious

By Michael Fitzgerald
January 17, 2010

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The book of Genesis forms a cultural cornerstone for a large mass of humanity. Even people who have never opened a Bible know its stories - Adam and Eve in the garden of Eden, Noah’s ark, the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah. It is Genesis that introduces Abraham, the patriarch of Christians, Jews, and Muslims alike. It contains the creation ... (Full article: 1199 words)

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