One of the most profound sections of the entire Bible is the first three chapters of Genesis. I tell my kids that everything we need to know about life can be found in those chapters, if we look carefully enough. Which is why it is so sad that it has become a battleground for a false dichotomy between faith and science and a litmus test for determining one’s political views.
Anglican bishop N.T. Wright (one of my favorite Scripture scholars) gives some good advice on how to read these chapters properly:
H/t: Dr. Beckwith