Comparing The Enuma Elish 'And The Babylonian Creation Story'

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Looking at Creation Rationally One of mankind’s ultimate questions is on the topic of where we came from — how this world was created. People often get heated on this issue, as everyone seems to have a different idea about what the correct answer it. Two popular theories in history are the Enuma Elish, told by the Babylonians, and Genesis, traditionally told by the Jewish and Christian communities. Looking at these creation stories rationally, though, it becomes obvious that neither has any more proof than the other, thus it is senseless to put faith into either story…much less argue about it. According to Enuma Elish - The Babylonian Creation Story, this chronicle begins with a scene of a very bare Earth and sky. It says: “…Aspu, the

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