Historicity and Biblical Theology

Many Evangelicals believe they can surrender the historicity of the Bible yet retain its theological authority. This, however, fails to recognize a crucial point: The authority of biblical theology rests on the Bible’s historicity. While I would nuance and expand upon some of the points, Kevin DeYoung lists 10 reasons why an historical Adam is a theological, and biblical, necessity. I would encourage you to read his work.

http://thegospelcoalition.org/blogs/kevindeyoung/2012/02/07/reasons-to-believe-in-a-historical-adam/

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