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Genesis, Creation and Early Man

The Orthodox Christian Vision
Fr.Seraphim Rose
Reproduced with the permission and blessing of the publisher
(Saint Herman of Alaska Brotherhood)
Icon of creation. The ancient gravure.


Part I. An Orthodox Patristic Commentary of Genesis

  • Editor's Note
  • Foreword. Why Study the Book of Genesis?
  • Chapter One. How to read Genesis
  • Chapter Two. The Six Days of Creation (General Observations)
  • Chapter Three. The Six Days (Day by Day)
  • Chapter Four. The Creation of Man (Genesis 1:26-31,2:4-7)
  • Chapter Five. Paradise (Genesis 2:8-24)
  • Chapter Six. The Fall of Man (Genesis 3:1-24)
  • Chapter Seven. Life Outside Paradise (Genesis 4:1-6:5)
  • Chapter Eight. The Flood (Genesis 6:6-8:22)
  • Chapter Nine. The Dispersion of The People (Genesis 9:1-11:32)

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