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Thread: Genesis 2:2 He rested on the seventh day from all the work he had undertaken.

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    Genesis 2:2 He rested on the seventh day from all the work he had undertaken.

    Why would an omnipotent god need to rest?

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    To enjoy what he created.

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    Where does Genesis 2:2 say that God needed to rest?
    Some may call me foolish, and some may call me odd
    But I'd rather be a fool in the eyes of man
    Than a fool in the eyes of God


    From "Fools Gold" by Petra

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    The creative work was done. God stopped creating.

    God was also modelling to humankind the need for rest from the work cycle.

    He wasn't tired.


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    Quote Originally Posted by mossrose View Post
    The creative work was done. God stopped creating.

    God was also modelling to humankind the need for rest from the work cycle.

    He wasn't tired.
    Oh I see, God wasn't tired, he was just modeling for human beings because otherwise they wouldn't know what to do when they get tired.

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    Every heard of a workaholic, Jimmy? It's a real thing
    Some may call me foolish, and some may call me odd
    But I'd rather be a fool in the eyes of man
    Than a fool in the eyes of God


    From "Fools Gold" by Petra

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    Quote Originally Posted by JimL View Post
    Oh I see, God wasn't tired, he was just modeling for human beings because otherwise they wouldn't know what to do when they get tired.
    He wanted to try out that easy chair he created on day 6. And watch some football. Don't you think God deserves a vaycay?

    Your question is idiotic Jim.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JimL View Post
    Oh I see, God wasn't tired, he was just modeling for human beings because otherwise they wouldn't know what to do when they get tired.

    You don't ask any question with an honest desire to know the answer.

    This is why I rarely bother with you anymore.


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    Quote Originally Posted by mossrose View Post
    You don't ask any question with an honest desire to know the answer.

    This is why I rarely bother with you anymore.
    I rarely engage arguments here for the benefit of my opponent but rather for the sake of any honest seeker who might happen to be reading.
    Some may call me foolish, and some may call me odd
    But I'd rather be a fool in the eyes of man
    Than a fool in the eyes of God


    From "Fools Gold" by Petra

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mountain Man View Post
    I rarely engage arguments here for the benefit of my opponent but rather for the sake of any honest seeker who might happen to be reading.
    like Starlight?

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