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Editor’s note: Today’s letter comes from a student at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Regarding an earlier post on the theologian Martin Luther’s views of Genesis, he writes: Tyler, I really appreciated your article entitled “If you can read, you can understand Genesis, right?” It stirred some very interesting discussion…

“If by saying that man rose from brutality you mean simply that man is physically descended from animals, I have no objection. But it does not follow that the further back you go the more brutal—in the sense of wicked or wretched—you will find man to be.” “For long centuries…

In honor of the holiday, God of Evolution is adapting, with permission, “An Evolutionary Creationist’s Declaration of Independence (Apologies to Mr. Jefferson),” written in 2010 by Mike Beidler, a member of the American Scientific Affiliation, political adviser and blogger at Rethinking the Alpha and Omega. Hope you like it. Happy…