Old Testament :snake: (The First Creation Account (P) :earth_asia: (Day 2 …
Old Testament :snake:
The First Creation Account (P) :earth_asia:
- Land and Sea, commissioned earth to bring forth plants and for the trees to bear fruit.
- Light, Night and Day
- Sun, Moon and Stars
- Sea creatures and birds; they were told to multiply and to fill the sea and sky.
- Land animals, then God made man in his own image.
- God blessed the seventh day (Sabbath) and rested
The Second Creation Account (J) :explode:
Man - dust from the ground and put him in a Garden in the east called Eden.
4 rivers - Gihon, Pishon, Tigris and Euphrates.
In the middle of the Garden He placed the tree of life and the tree of knowledge of good and evil.
The man had total freedom in the garden, except he not allowed to eat fruit from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.
God then sent the man into a deep sleep and created a companion out of one of his ribs. She was called 'Woman' they were both naked, but not embarrased.
Themes: Naive, One Rule, Freedom, Beauty
The Garden of Eden and The Fall :house_with_garden:
Serpent in the Garden, tempted woman to eat fruit from tree, telling her that it would make her more like God.
Woman ate the fruit, gave some to the man, they both then realised they were naked, they were naked. They then heard God walking through the Garden, they hid, God questioned them, Adam blamed Eve and Eve then blamed the serpent.
Themes: Temptation, Punishment, Selfishness.