History Channel‘s Bible Stories From the Old Testament is a thorough explanation of the vivid and fascinating stories of the Old Testament beginning with The Story of Creation through King David and leading to the birth of Jesus. The series not only discusses the foundations for religion buit carefully approaches the logical aspects of present day science compared to the stories of the Bible.
This chronology of events and the God who dictated them were significantly different from the popular creation stories of the period. Yet, the Hebrew story took hold over all others. Why? Why despite the evidence shown by modern Science does it continue to dominate the imagination to this day? Can the creation account in Genesis still be taken literally?