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 In addition to the inanimate creation, Scriptural texts make frequent mention of plants and animals. In addition to the frequent imagery involving domesticated animals (e.g., God as shepherd in Psalm 23 and Jesus as the Good Shepherd), biblical texts marvel about humans (Psalm 139) and wild animals (Job 39). The resources below provide information about living things, the evolutionary process, and how biologists learn about them.