hmm...maybe that's the answer. There were many arks....that would help explain things
Agreed, but once you go pantheistic, you get used to the variety and are more likely to try more new items from a limitless menu, don't you think?
?Kind? is not used in science but here is MW definition
No. I explained where the claim comes from. A claim is not evidence, it is a claim. If I tell you this books I has talks about trolls in Seattle, that is not evidence for Trolls being in Seattle. It is making a claim, nothing more.
If there had been no original sin there would be no need for Christ to die and rise again. It is the core of Christianity.
Please don't be disingenuous. If you know the Tanakh, you're aware of all these things. I could cut & paste right here & now many of the passages demanding genocides (esp the Canaanites atrocities commanded by God), the rapes & pillages, the slaughter of all women (including pregnant ones)/ men/ children/ beasts in these raids. Now I'm being redundant, of course.
It matters legally.
Trump seems the type of negotiator that would walk into your home and say he wants everything, but really only wants one thing. I do not have confidence in our current Federal Government to be able to negotiate and work with that one thing he wants.