The Creation story ("Let there be . . . " thru the flood and then destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah): a careful reading reveals the impossibility of any historic actuality. Contradictions, conflicts, irrationality and even the perversity portrayed are significant. But the "data" (actual computations such as concerning Cubits) -- documents the case against literalism. More
From Genesis. chapters 1 through 19 Significant material exactly as the Bible states it in many verses of the above chapters. My comments on the Biblical "information": denoting specific conflicts, irrationalities, and more
This critique is not anti-religious. Certainly not anti-Jewish (the Old Testament "tenants" of the earth) And not even anti-Creationist (as belief-system).
But using the Book itself (Bible) as evidence, I feel it needs to be pointedly pointed out -- that Genesis's Creation information is fault, fallacy, and self-defeating . . . . and to promulgate it as public school "science" is preposterous.
Ad even to claim "literal reading" of the Genesis suggests an a-religious arrogance, yes, a "Genesis-ian Heresy"
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