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Consequences of the Fall and Contemporary Response Name: Mason Kernell Course: CWV-101 Date: 10/17/2020 Instructor: Andreas Reif Be sure you answer Part One, Part Two, Part Three, and the Reference page of this assignment before submitting. Part One: Human Nature in Genesis 1-3 Use and cite at least two of the following topic study materials: textbook Chapter 4, Topic 3 Overview, "The Mystery of Original Sin" article, and Bible passages. Cite all of the resources used with in-text citations. These should be included on a reference page at the end of this document. Based on at least two of the listed topic study materials, type your answer to the following questions in the box beneath each question. What is revealed about human nature (from Genesis 1-2)? Cite and reference the textbook. Your answer in 100-150 words: Genesis 1-2 is all about Gods creation. God made man in the image of himself. In the sameway that he created us; being able to understand complex design and have characteristics like him, Adam and Eve were created with the intention of being good and honest (Diffey, 2020). “Then God said, “Let us make man, in our image, after our likeness. And let them have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over the livestock and over all the earth and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.” (ESV Gen 1:27). God loves all things and when he saw that man was alone, he created a woman. “Then the LORD God said, “It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a helper fit for him.” (Gen 2:18). What are the consequences of the fall for human nature (from Genesis 3)? Your answer in 100-150 words: Due to the sinning of Adam and Eve, though it was originally the serpent that convinced Eve nothing bad would happen, God decided to punish them. “To the woman he said, I will surely multiply your pain in childbearing; in pain you shall brine forth children. Your desire shall be contrary to your husband, but he shall rule over you” (Gen 3:16). The consequences of their sin grew with every new generation to come, and to this day, we are
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still being punished by God for their sin. Adam and Eve thought that by eating from the tree of knowledge of good and evil that they would be like God, but by wanting to be like him they lost their connection to him (Topic 3 Overview). God still loves them, but he had to punish Adam and Eve for they betrayed his trust. What is revealed about human purpose? What does it mean for humans to flourish, in other words, to achieve spiritual, emotional, and mental well-being? Cite and reference "The Mystery of Original Sin" article . Your answer in 100-150 words: The human purpose involves being kind to others and taking care of the earth so the next generations can thrive in the eyes of God. “And God blessed them. And God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth and subdue it, and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over every living thing that moves on the earth” (Gen 1:26). Once Adam and Eve sinned against God, their relationship with him
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