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Date: December 26, 2014

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Biblical Numerology: NUMBER TWO – Part XVI (HOW MANY CLASSES OF ANIMALS ARE THERE? – Part II)

Photo Credit by Flickr/Miles Sabin

Photo Credit by Flickr/Miles Sabin

FRIDAY MORNING MANNA


 

December 26, 2014

Nathaniel Fajardo

Email:natfajardo777@yahoo.com

 

Biblical Numerology: NUMBER TWO – Part XVI

 

HOW MANY CLASSES OF ANIMALS ARE THERE?- Part II

 

All the other creatures created before Adam was, were named by him as his first task. Gen. 2: 19, 20. He was to have “dominion” (from the Hebrew radah, meaning, reign, rule), authority over all the earth and it creatures, exercising the same wise and gentle care of his Creator, having been created in the image and likeness of his Maker.

Kingdom comes from two words, “king” and “dominion.” The then perfect earth and its creatures “great and small” was originally designed to be Adam’s kingdom—not to domineer, exploit and abuse, much less to slaughter and eat.

God designed everything to perfection, including their respective digestive systems for their specified diets which never involved killing and the spilling of blood, for “the life of the flesh is in the blood.” Lev. 17:11. Before the fall and the curse of sin there were no “clean and “unclean” animals or man. All were physically and morally clean, for God “saw that everything was very good” at the end of creation week. Gen. 1: 31; 2: 1-6.

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