The Blame Game

8They heard the sound of the Lord God walking in the garden at the time of the evening breeze, and the man and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the Lord God among the trees of the garden. 9But the Lord God called to the man, and said to him, “Where are you?”10He said, “I heard the sound of you in the garden, and I was afraid, because I was naked; and I hid myself.” 11He said, “Who told you that you were naked? Have you eaten from the tree of which I commanded you not to eat?” 12The man said, “The woman whom you gave to be with me, she gave me fruit from the tree, and I ate.” 13Then the Lord God said to the woman, “What is this that you have done?” The woman said, “The serpent tricked me, and I ate.” (Genesis 3:8-13, NRSV)

How did you know you were naked? Who told you were naked?

Who else is in the garden that could have told Adam and Eve they were naked?

And then it is the blame game, Adam says it was Eve and Eve says it was the serpent. So why did the serpent trick Eve?

This portion of the story leaves me with more questions than answers.

Published by asacredrebel

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