1. The theory that every human soul is created by a special divine act. This view is rejected by traducianism.* 2. The doctrine, based on Gn 1:1 and other Bible passages, that all that exists, except God, has its origin in God as Creator. Opposed to the theory of evolution.* See also Cosmogony; Creation.
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