Dating rocks from the moon
Again, God was playing farmer by planting the garden and letting it grow (Genesis 2:9).
Adam was placed into the garden "to work it and take care of it" (Genesis ).
Similarly, the key genealogical terms (such as "son" and "father") have much broader meanings in Hebrew than their corresponding English words.
The Hebrew word translated "son" can also have the meaning of "grandson," "great grandson," "descendant," etc.
(Genesis -12) The interesting part of the account is that God did not create the plants in the manner we might assume He did.
Instead of creating a world filled with full-grown plants, God actually created seeds and planted those.
The process would have required Adam naming tens of thousands of species (minimum).In fact, the original biblical languages contained many fewer words than modern English, which means that the words in those languages had more different meanings.In the Genesis 1 creation account, each "day" ends as "evening and morning 'n' day," where "n" is the day's number.The following is a summary of the biblical evidence presented on this website regarding the age of the earth.For more detailed explanations of each topic, please click on the associated link.