AJ Roberts: An Invitation to Reclaim Mystery and Pursue Unity

The genealogical emphasis in the GAE clearly mirrors the scriptural emphases placed on genealogies and retains elements of relationships of theological importance, especially in regard to the doctrine of original sin. The emphasis on genealogical ancestry is so clearly biblical that its long-term absence in evangelical conversations about human origins is shocking.

This is important, because it shows that even creationists agree that the focus on genealogical ancestry over genetic ancestry is not ad hoc.