Cosmic Creation Myths Across Cultures Paper

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Cosmic Creation Myths Across Cultures Shari Rose HUM/105 January 26, 2015 Professor Frank Varisco Cosmic Creation Myths Across Cultures Myth Mythology allows you to journey into an exciting, mysterious world where legends and heroes make up the world. For centuries the word myth has been around and the mean is so many different things to different people. Academic experts have heated debates about what a myth is and its functions in human lives. There has been so much conflict with the meaning of this word, some scholars have declared the word meaningless. When looking for pure story value, readings in mythology are not a perfect match. Myths are still used in todays world and will…show more content…
The gods created the heaven, hell, sun, and the moon. With the belief of faith the understanding of the divine drama of the beginning is Genesis would be hard for one to get, there are questions that still remain unanswered like how long did it take the creation of earth? Or was God's days the same as ours or even longer?. Then God took Adam the man and eve the woman and placed them in Eden to take care of it and commanded them saying “Of every tree of the garden thou mayest freely eat: But of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, thou shalt not eat of it: for in the day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt surely die” (Genesis 2:16-17. The story goes on where the devil known as the serpent, trick eve to eat from the tree and makes her convince Adam to do the same. When God told them his commands he said don’t not eat from the tree, but as a result of them going against God, they were expelled from the Garden and being labor over the…show more content…
I talked about how the world creation and elements came thru the eyes of the first generation of Gods. Then the paper goes on to talk about the creators which are male and female who gives life to the human creation. Lastly, I explain the Genesis creation of how God created heaven, hell, sun, and the moon, but the belief of faith would be the answer to the unanswered

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