About the Author: Raised in an environment where religion was never forced, Sam Oputa became a Protestant, then later a practicing Catholic with an interest in religious studies. He attended Bronx Community College, Baruch College of the City University of New York. He received an MBA in 2005. Sam Oputa is also the author of Why Was Man Created?
Imagine that your assignment is to write about what you observe for future generations. What a daunting job that would be! Will your observations make sense to those who come after you? This was the dilemma of messengers from ancient times. The gods were wowing them with events they could not understand, and the people recorded what they saw. But often we interpret these recordings without applyin