Prophecy Thread of Week 5
Noah Webster’s 1828 Dictionary Definition of Truth:Conformity to fact or reality; exact accordance with that which is, or has been, or shall be. The truth of history constitutes its whole value. We rely on the truth of the scriptural prophecies.
CORRUPTION – SIN BRINGS DEATH
God gave Adam one commandment to test his obedience. The devil tempted the couple and through deception broke God’s commandment. Initially it was a spiritual death (separation from God), ultimately leading to physical death. The wages of sin brought death into this world. Praise God that Jesus defeated death and will end all death one day ().
ADAM PLACED IN THE GARDEN OF EDEN
3960 BC, 4004 BC (U)
Gen 2:17 but you must not eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, for when you eat from it you will certainly die.”
CONSEQUENCES OF THE FALL
FALL OF HUMANITY
Gen 3:19 By the sweat of your brow you will eat your food until you return to the ground, since from it you were taken; for dust you are and to dust you will return.”
ADAM DIES (930 YEARS)
3030 BC, 3074 BC (U)
Gen 5:5 Altogether, Adam lived a total of 930 years, and then he died.