Gen 2:17: Dying thou shalt die

Bill Ross wross at farmerstel.com
Thu Aug 24 17:50:49 EDT 2000


<Kol>
>>The Rabbis make an interesting remark on the phrase 'wih:yiytem
k"(lohiym',
saying that this was exactly what the snake promised them: to be creators of
worlds.  See Gen. Rabbah 19:4, cited in Rashi, Gen. 3:5.

<Bill>
Yet the ssssssnake wassssss dessssssssssscccieving. They didn't become like
Elohim, just burdened with a conscience, frustrated at gardening and the
like.   :->

Bill Ross




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