Gen 2:17: Dying thou shalt die

Jim West jwest at highland.net
Mon Aug 21 13:19:07 EDT 2000


At 01:05 PM 8/21/00 -0400, you wrote:
>The point is that the snake was right,
>not God. Their eyes were opened (3:7), and they did not die
>on the day they ate it as God said they would (2:17).

they died in the spiritual sense however.  their relationship with god
ended.  the multi-layered intentionality of the story shouldn't be choked
into a one leveled universe.

jim


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