What Does the Bible Say About Aliens?
by Alex Aili
I’m a little ashamed to admit it, but I love Ancient Aliens, the show presenting the theory that humanity was visited in the past by aliens, who in turn shaped the world that we know today. It’s not only entertaining but intriguing because of how it highlights the mysteries of our world. Yet the interpretations of these mysteries elicit a wince.
Despite being on the History Channel, it’s aptly categorized as “science fiction.” Among many of their logical leaps, the one they take with ancient texts is a fine example of cherry-picking. Theologically speaking, when they cite ancient texts and the Bible as evidence for extraterrestrial life, they completely disregard the possibility that actual spiritual (i.e., supernatural) truths are contained inside…