Denis Lamoureux

Denis Lamoureux is the associate professor of science and religion at St. Joseph’s College in the University of Alberta. He holds a PhD in evangelical theology and a PhD in evolutionary biology. Lamoureux is the author of the books Evolutionary Creation: A Christian Approach to Evolution (2008) and I Love Jesus and I Accept Evolution (2009). More on his work can be found here.

  • Interpreting Adam: An Interview with Denis Lamoureux, Part 1

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    Interpreting Adam: An Interview with Denis Lamoureux, Part 1 | Denis Lamoureux

    Often anti-evolutionary arguments point to a deeper problem: the assumption that God revealed scientific facts to the biblical writers years before their discovery by modern scientist... Read More >

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  • Was Adam a Real Person? Part 3

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    Was Adam a Real Person? Part 3 | Denis Lamoureux

    It is understandable why most Christians believe that Adam was a real historical person. This is exactly what Scripture states in both the Old and New Testaments. Read More >

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  • Was Adam a Real Person? Part 2

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    Was Adam a Real Person? Part 2 | Denis Lamoureux

    Typical of ancient accounts of origins, the Lord God created these de novo; that is, they were made quickly and completely formed. But Genesis 2 focuses mainly on the origin of h... Read More >

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  • Was Adam a Real Person? Part 1

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    Was Adam a Real Person? Part 1 | Denis Lamoureux

    De novo creation is the ancient conceptualization of origins found in the Bible. This term is made up of the Latin words de meaning “from” and novus “new.” Read More >

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  • The Message-Incident Principle

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    The Message-Incident Principle | Denis Lamoureux

    As I previously argued, the Bible presents a 3-tiered universe. One of the most important passages in the New Testament is the Kenotic Hymn, which employs this view of the structure..... Read More >

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  • The Ancient Science in the Bible

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    The Ancient Science in the Bible | Denis Lamoureux

    Holy Scripture features an ancient perspective of the structure, operation, and origin of the universe and life. Read More >

    Going Deeper