Q: "Is original sin related to Adam and Eve having sex? Did God throw them out because they had sex? Original sin has nothing to do with Adam and Eve having sex. God created them not only with the ability and freedom to have sex, but with the instruction to do so! God blessed them and said to them, 'Be fruitful and increase in number
When did Adam & Eve have sexual relations?
Sex is not the Garden of Eden's forbidden fruit
Mentioned in Gen , the Garden of Eden is frequently considered the beginning of all things sex, sin, and shame. According to popular understanding, the story is as follows: God forms man and woman in Eden and, although the man and woman are originally innocent and unashamedly naked, the woman is tricked by the serpent and leads the man into sin, at which point they realize their nakedness and are ashamed. However, the story of nakedness, sex, and sexuality in Eden is more complicated. Proper names for the humans do not appear until Gen Eve and Gen Adam. Within the Hebrew Bible, nakedness is often portrayed negatively, alongside things like shame or poverty for example, Gen ; 1Sam ; Lam ; Isa However, there is initially no such association in Eden. This crafty serpent will soon change things for the humans, far beyond their state of undress.
Sex and Wisdom: What the Garden of Eden Story Is Saying
Q: There is evidence in the Bible that sex not an apple is the forbidden fruit tempting Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden. What do you think? A: I am not on board with the interpretation of the forbidden fruit as sex and thus with the conclusion that God has a hostile view of sex.
The Word says that Eve was beguiled by the serpent. She was actually seduced by the serpent…. He was so close to being human that his seed could, and did mingle with that of the woman and cause her to conceive.