Mudcat Café message #1946928 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #29796   Message #1946928
Posted By: Little Hawk
24-Jan-07 - 03:29 PM
Thread Name: What does the word 'God' mean to you?,II
Subject: RE: What does the word 'God' mean to you?,II
Yes, unless Adam and Eve were intended as allegorical figures, which I always assumed they were. Symbols, in other words. It was normal in spiritual tales at that time to use individual human characters to symbolize larger events which occurred in Nature.