Saturday, October 13, 2018

The Eden story as exposition

PROF. YAIRAH AMIT: The Exposition of the Garden of Eden Story (
The Garden of Eden story includes a lengthy introductory exposition (vv. 2:4b-3:1a), whose seemingly tangential details contrast the utopia of Eden with the dystopia of the real world.
Interesting idea. Now what is the relationship of the Eden story in Genesis to the alternate account of Eden in Ezekiel 28? Another essay?

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