Day 4: Sun, moon and stars “Then God said, ‘Let there be lights in the firmament of the heavens to divide the day from the night; and let them be for signs and seasons, and for days and years; and let them be for lights in the firmament of the heavens to give light on the earth’; and it was so. On Sale: 2011-08-23 Price: $20.99 Seven Days That Divide the World The Beginning According to Genesis and Science John C. Lennox, Zondervan, 2011. The title of John Lennox’s Seven Days that Divide the World presumes something about the creation/evolution debate that not many would contest—it can be an issue that divides Christians. On June 7, 1494, the governments of Spain and Portugal agreed to the Treaty of Tordesillas, named for the city in Spain in which it was created. The Treaty of Tordesillas neatly divided the “New World” of the Americas between the two superpowers. If I believe that the earth is 4.5 billion years old, am I denying the authority of Scripture? Is it a literal week or a series of time periods? What did the writer of Genesis mean by ‘the first day’? Genesis 1:1 p11 "The biblical announcement of the fact of creation was as … Day 5 - God created every living creature of the seas and every winged bird, blessing them to multiply and fill the waters and the sky with life. The treaty amended papal bulls issued by Pope Alexander VI in 1493. Title: Seven Days That Divide the World: The Beginning According to Genesis and Science By: John C. Lennox Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 160 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2011 Dimensions: 7.13 X 5 (inches) Weight: 10 ounces ISBN: 0310492173 ISBN-13: 9780310492177 Stock No: WW492170 Seven Days That Divide the World John Lennox Amazon.co.uk Amazon.com. by John C. Lennox, Patrick Lawlor. Seven Days That Divide the World 1:30:06. A review of Seven Days that Divide the World by John Lennox Zondervan, Grand Rapids, MI, 2011. reviewed by Lita Cosner. John Lennox, a mathematics professor at the University of Oxford, seeks to correct such a misperception in his book, Seven Days that Divide the World: The Beginning According to Genesis and Science, as he compares the creation account presented in Genesis with scientific theories. John Lennox spoke on the topic, Seven Days That Divide the World. In theory, the Treaty of Tordesillas divided the New World into Spanish and Portuguese spheres of influence. Day 4 - God created the sun, moon, and the stars to give light to the earth and to govern and separate the day and the night. Introduction. These declarations had granted Spain an exclusive claim to the entirety of North and South America. These would also serve as signs to mark seasons, days, and years. Afterward, Eric Metaxas was heard asking, “Why didn’t I ever have any math teachers like this?” Watch the lecture in its entirety here! p11 "In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth." 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