Daily Archives: 16/10/2015

From the Garden

It was a perfect place, filled with perfect beauty, and inhabited with perfect people, two of them. That is the picture that we have of the beginning of humanity. We gain that picture from story of Adam and Eve in Genesis. There is a flow to the story. It starts with this concept of the perfect scenario, inhabited by perfect people. Into this perfection comes the presence of evil. Humanity, in the form of Eve first and then Adam, accept the lies of the evil one and “fall”. They are removed from the garden – condemned to live out the rest of their existence in the guilt that resulted from their sin.… Read more

Adam and Eve