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Creation And Evolution, Is Man Superior
Is man Superior to animals?
Recently we had a discussion on a forum I participate in, about evolution, and one person said that no one has ever found a real fossil and added that “the Theory of Evolution is an unproven theory and it is without evidence”
To this I had to smile because they have such good examples of fossils that if you lay them side by side you can actually see evolution in action. I'm sorry but if anyone believes any less, they are still living in the dark ages. I wonder if the person realizes that all of the oil, and coal in the world is obtained from fossils?
Belief In A Creator
I believe there probably is a Creator who created the small creatures, and made them to evolve.
In Genesis the first chapter, it says,”Let the waters bring forth the moving creature that hath life”. We don’t know exactly which creature it’s speaking of, but it could have been the creature from which mankind evolved.
What is it that separates humans and animals?
We were able to determine the physical differences, the hands, upright posture, and the human brain, which seems to be the most important.
Genesis says God gave man dominion over every living creature, and if all that’s true that’s what separates us from the animals, control, dominion and, supreme earthly power (Genesis 1:26)
When God said he formed Adam from the dust of the earth, maybe it meant that when the creature crawled out of the waters onto land that the creature evolved into man
Mankind's Brain and Mind
Man is superior in his thinking, and by the fact that he is able to express whatever he wants. Animals probably have these same attributes on a smaller scale. Mankind has both the mind, and an agile body, which makes him more able, not better, or supreme. He only thinks he is
The downside is that the human mind feels shame, some kill for pleasure, and I THINK these trait are unique to Humans
Something else unique to humans is the ability to have self control, and not act on the animal instinct ID part of the personality
Humans use logic, and reasoning, they love, hate, create war, and have the ability to create peace, if they really want to.
We cook our food, and stay in touch with our family longer than any other animal. Mankind is able to express all of their feelings and thoughts.
The Differences Of Animals And Man
I think that animals too have all of these attributes, and abilities, and are able to express it to their kind. I also feel that they are able to understand most of it
But the major difference is that man can take a thought, create, and invent, and change a thought into a real, working product. Animals can't do this. Man too dominates everyone, and everything, even the ferocious beasts. Mankind exhibits dominion and control
If God is real as the bible says he is, he gave mankind control, domination,
sovereignty, and supreme power over all that is on the earth. He also gave mankind higher consciousness, which can eventually lead him back to being in the image of God, just as he was created. Man can speak an idea, then bring it into existence by making it with his hands
I’ve come to the conclusion that man is supreme in a way, but he could be more so, if everything he does is with love
If you are someone who believes in God, then you know it is the main thing that is different from the animals, the animals were created by God's words, and mankind was formed by God's hands in his image
One thing I know is that baby animals are Cute
Do You Believe In Evolution?
Do You Believe In Creation?
Do You Believe In Both?
Do You Think Man Is Special?
© 2015 Mara Alexander