It Was a Cruel, Cruel World: Death and Life Before and After the Fall (Part 21)

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The Tree of Life is also present in the Garden of Eden (Gen. 2:9). The result of taking fruit would be to “live forever” (Gen. 3:22). Given what had just happened, if man took from that fruit and lived forever, he would be in a constant state of rebellion against God.

Therefore, the man and the woman could not live in the Garden of Eden anymore.

Next Week: Conditions for death

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