Tag Archives: Adam and Eve

Populating the World

This entry is part 451 of 507 in the series Inquiring Minds

If God created Adam and Eve, how did they populate the world with only two sons? Adam and Eve did not only have sons. They also had daughters. The Bible doesn’t mention them until after it talks about Seth (Genesis … Continue reading

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Foreknowledge and Punishment

This entry is part 441 of 507 in the series Inquiring Minds

Why did God punish Adam and Eve if he knew they would sin? This is a question we ask from our perspective. We don’t fully understand how God works, how he does things. So we ask questions based on our … Continue reading

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Mother of the Living

This entry is part 425 of 507 in the series Inquiring Minds

Is it possible that Eve had more children than anyone else in the ancient world before the flood? This is the kind of question we can guess at the answer but never really know. We have no idea how long … Continue reading

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Moral Knowledge

This entry is part 204 of 507 in the series Inquiring Minds

According to Adam and Eve, why is knowledge bad, that they are forbidden to eat from the tree of knowledge of good and evil (everything)? God forbade Adam and Eve to eat from the Tree of Knowledge of Good and … Continue reading

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Filling the Earth

This entry is part 174 of 507 in the series Inquiring Minds

How did the world become filled with different people, when it was just Adam and Eve in the beginning, who only had two sons, Cain and Abel? The Bible doesn’t tell us about the daughters of Adam and Eve. It … Continue reading

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Adam in the Garden

This entry is part 15 of 507 in the series Inquiring Minds

How long was Adam in the Garden of Eden? This is a good question that we really don’t have an answer to. Genesis 5:2 begins to record the genealogy following Adam. The first thing we learn about him is that … Continue reading

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The Origin of Sin

This entry is part 19 of 507 in the series Inquiring Minds

Lucifer was cast out of heaven along with other fallen angels, but heaven is a perfect, sinless place. Where did the sin of pride that grew in Lucifer come from? What about the other angels that fell? Were they condemned … Continue reading

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Populating the Earth

This entry is part 42 of 507 in the series Inquiring Minds

If Adam and Eve were the first humans and Cain and Abel were their 1st offspring, how did the population grow? What about incest? Maintaining a literal view of the Bible and the book of Genesis, the only way the … Continue reading

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