From the Garden to the City. Covenant with Adam. Introduction. If you were going to divide the Bible into covenantal periods, how many do you think there would be? Seven Name the men who were head of these covenantal periods? Covenant with Adam Covenant with Noah Covenant with Abraham
Covenant with Adam
Malachi, Matthew-John Revelation
Creation of man and his three environments:
.World (Genesis 2:8-14)
Because of man’s sin he is progressively excluded from:
.Sanctuary (Genesis 3:22-240
.the Land (Genesis 4:14-16)
.the World (Genesis 7:21-23).
Man is not allowed to exercise judgment.
However, there are gaps but the Bible wonderfully fills these gaps.
(Intermarriage of line of Seth [Godly] with line of Cain [ungodly])
Cain-the older, “a tiller of the ground,” and
Able-the younger, a “keeper of sheep.” (Genesis 4:1,2)
and it grieved him at his heart.
from the face of the earth; both man, and beast, and the
creeping thing, and the fowls of the air; for it repenteth me
that I have made them.
drastic in that it effects the entire world and it acts as
prototype for the other covenantal judgments.