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Adam and Eve. Eve reaches for the fruit from the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil. A single bite of fruit forever heaved the entirety of a fallen and sinful creation onto the shoulders of Eve; through the lens of millennia of patriarchal interpretations of the scriptures, women throughout history have had to shoulder the blame and consequences. From an inferior place in spiritual service, to their place in society as a whole, women have been forced to take a backseat to their male fellows for no other reason than Eve ate the fruit first.
While most would not be surprised to find that modern scholarship and theological interpretations have taken great strides to find new perspectives on the story of the first mother, they would be astonished to learn that forward-thinking and pro-women interpretations of the Garden of Eden have been around for hundreds of years. Some women have used this to argue that this indicates God made no distinction between the sexes, and neither should society. Rather, God himself is described as the helper of the Israelites Genesis ; Psalm Eve serves as the helper to Adam—as God served to the Israelites.
Why did he eat the fruit and allow Eve to do the same? Eve is a complex character. To learn of the different interpretations of Eve by women, read Amanda W. today. Greiner The first woman has been blamed for a host of ills—from inspiring witches to being the very source of sin. MilneScholars have identified two different creation stories at the beginning of Genesis, one in Genesis 1—a and the other in Genesis b— Not a BAS Library member yet? the BAS Library today.
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Adam and Eve, forbidden fruit and ‘The Fall’