and daughters who are half earthlike and half of the 'gods'"
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I asume you
a referring to Genesis 6:1-4, in particular verse 4 which says:
Nephilim were on the earth in those days, and also afterward, when
the sons of God came in to the daughters of men, and they bore children
to them. Those were the mighty men who were of old, men of renown."
This is a verse
for in which God is telling us something, but we do know what He
is telling us. The Bible does not tell us who the Nephilim are.
Nor does it tell us who the "sons of God" are. (Notice
that "sons" is not capitalized. Thus this does not refer
to the Son of God--Jesus.) It may be likely that this was information
for people who lived 3,500 years ago, and which has no meaning for
us today. However, anything anyone says about this verse is pure
We do know that
this is not referring to angels or demons having sex with mortal
women. Both angels and demons are spiritual beings who have no physical