What Genesis' Creation stories tell us about God

The creation of Eve, Bachkovo Monastery, Bulgaria (Wikimedia Commons / Ad Meskens)

In this Random Nun Clip, Sylvania Franciscan Sr. Shannon Shrein discusses the sacred myths that are the two Creation stories in Genesis. "Now, a sacred myth doesn't mean that it's an untrue story. What it means is that at the heart of the myth is a teaching, a truth that the listeners are supposed to understand."

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GSR shares clips from our friends at A Nun's Life Ministry, which has a live prayer podcast on Monday (excluding holidays) at 4 p.m. Central Time. Check out full episodes of all their podcasts (Ask Sister, Motherhouse Road Trip, and In Good Faith) on their website.