ARTICLE III. SCIENCE AND THE BIBLE-
A REVIEW OF " THE SIX DAYS OF CREATION " OF PROF. TAYLER LEWIS.1
By James D. Dana, LL. D., Silliman Professor of Natural History, Yale College.
" The heavens
declare the glory of God, and the firmament showeth his handiwork."
Thus spake the Psalmist in view of the revelation which God had made of
himself in his works. With deeper emphasis may we now utter the same
ascription of praise; for that revelation, as its records have been
unfolded in these later days, has opened more and more glorious
thoughts of the Almighty Architect, and appears as unfathomable in its
truths, as God himself is infinite. The world in general is satisfied
to see this glory as exhibited in form, color, magnitude, and other
The Six Days of Creation, or the Scriptural Cosmology, with the Ancient
Idea of Time-Worlds in distinction from Worlds in Space. By Tayler
Lewis, Professor of Greek in Union College. 12mo. pp.407. Schenectady,