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Creation Around the World


DIRECTIONS: After having read and compared Genesis to Theogony, please visit and view the Babylonian, Egyptian, and Norse Creation stories.








What was there before the world was created?





How is the universe/world created? Provide specifics and names when possible.]




How is man created?

[Provide specifics and names when possible.]





How does the Babylonian version differ from the other clay versions? What might this say about the culture?







How does this story differ from the first four? Why is this so?




Describe how the Evil-Death-Punishment motif appears.








Describe how Destruction-renewal appears in the story.