The Flat Earth Myth
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The Flat Earth Myth

Published: May 17, 2021 - Duration: 16:06

The ancient Greeks well before Christ had realized that the earth is a globe by observing lunar eclipses. The flat earth’s two main proponents were obscure figures in the third century named Lactantius and Cosmas Indicopleustes in the 6th century. The flat-earth belief was extremely rare in the Church.

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✍️ Links and Show Notes

Original article: The flat earth myth
A flat earth, and other nonsense
Is the ’erets (earth) flat?
Isaiah 40:22 and the shape of the earth
Galileo Quadricentennial
The Greatest Hoax on Earth?
Flat earth leader is an evolutionist!
The flat-earth myth and creationism
Why would God bother with a tiny planet like Earth?
Is the earth a flat disc or globe?

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Eclipses
08:46 • 3 Nov, 2020
Tilapia
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How Old?
21:00 • 1 Jul, 2019
The Bible declares: In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Genesis 1:1