(2,000–3,000 years ago)
|The earth is a sphere (Isaiah 40:22).
||The earth was a flat disk.
||The earth is a sphere.
|Innumerable stars (Jeremiah 33:22).
||Only 1,100 stars.
|Free float of earth in space (Job 26:7).
||Earth sat on a large animal.
||Free float of earth in space.
|Creation made of invisible elements (Hebrews11:3).
||Science was ignorant on the subject.
||Creation made of invisible elements (atoms).
|Each star is different (1 Corinthians 15:41).
||All stars were the same.
||Each star is different.
|Light moves (Job 38:19,20).
||Light was fixed in place.
|Air has weight (Job 28:25).
||Air was weightless.
||Air has weight.
|Winds blow in cyclones (Ecclesiastes 1:6).
||Winds blew straight.
||Winds blow in cyclones.
|Blood is the source of life and health (Leviticus
||Sick people must be bled.
||Blood is the source of life and health.
|Ocean floor contains deep valleys and mountains
(2 Samuel 22:16; Jonah 2:6).
||The ocean floor was flat.
||Ocean floor contains deep valleys and mountains.
|Ocean contains springs (Job 38:16).
||Ocean fed only by rivers and rain.
||Ocean contains springs.
|When dealing with disease, hands should be washed
under running water (Leviticus 15:13).
||Hands washed in still water.
||When dealing with disease, hands should be washed
under running water.