“What is Christian Anthropology?”……Anthropology is the study of humanity.Christian Anthropology is the study of humanity from a Christian / biblical perspective. It is primarily focused on the nature of humanity – how the immaterial and material aspects of man relate to each other. Here are some common questions in Christian Anthropology:……What does it mean that […]

…Humanity …I believe that humanity came into existence by direct creation of God and that humanity is uniquely made in the image and likeness of God Genesis 1:26-27…Then God said, "Let us make human beings (Or man; Hebrew reads adam)in our image, to be like us. They will reign over the fish in the sea, […]

Body, soul, and spirit? Dichotomy or trichotomy?……Genesis 1:26-27 indicates that there is something that makes humanity distinct from all the other creations. Human beings were intended to have a relationship with God, and as such, God created us with both material and immaterial parts. The material is obviously that which is tangible: the physical body, […]

“What does it mean that man is made in the image of God?”……On the last day of creation, God said, "Let us make man in our image, in our likeness" (Genesis 1:26). Thus, He finished His work with a "personal touch." God formed man from the dust and gave him life by sharing His own […]

“What is the origin of the different races?”……The Bible does not explicitly give us the origin of the different "races" or skin colors in humanity. In actuality, there is only one race-the human race. Within the human race is diversity in skin color and other physical characteristics. Some speculate that when God confused the languages […]