Shared Human Ancestry

“So God created man in His own image; in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them…and Adam called his wife’s name Eve, because she was the mother of all living.”  – Genesis 1: 27; 3: 20


1.  The Human Genome Project was a 13 year effort by the U.S. Department of Energy and the National Institutes of Health to map human DNA. It completed in 2003.

  • One of the discoveries that has come out of the Human Genome project is the existence of single ancestry for the entire human race based on research done with DNA sequencing
  • A whole new field of science (called Genetic Anthropology) has arisen around this topic… 1

2.  The Bible is accurate in its biology