Posted by Luke J. Wilson on 25th February 2018 in Lent | temptation,wilderness,desert,worship,glory,devil,satan,forty days,lent
...erses the sin
that first began in the Garden. It is yet another proof that Jesus is the second Adam who has overcome sin
Let’s go back to the Garden of Eden for a moment:
So when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was to be desired to make one wise, she took of its fruit and ate; and she also gave some to her husband, who was with her, and he ate.
Contrast that with what John writes in his first epistle:
1 John 2:15-16
The love of the Father is not in those who love the world; for all that is in the world—the desire of the flesh, the desire of the eyes, the pride of...