Theology Tuesday: Did Adam REALLY Exist?
Theologian J.I. Packer wrote:
Christianity is a historic religion, not a philosophy of life, and it is based on certain events that took place in real history. A historic Adam is essential to that history and those who deny this have sold the farm and no longer have anything which resembles biblical Christianity.
It sounds like a dumb question, doesn’t it? “Did Adam really exist…really, pastor?” Yes, there are those today—and, actually, many for hundreds of years—that deny Adam actually existed.
Kevin DeYoung provides 10 reasons why Adam existed and why it important to you as a Christian and our church: