The Cultural Mandate

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The Cultural Mandate

When God created man, he gave the instructions to “fill the earth and subdue it” and also to “work the ground.” This God-given assignment of cultivating the earth is not limited to farming, but rather it summarizes man’s relationship with the rest of creation. This is the essence of what is known as the “cultural mandate.” […]