Genesis 2:4b-7, 15-17; 3:1-8

The Text This Week

General Resources - Genesis

Genesis 2:4-14
Genesis 2:15 - 3:21

Narrative Lectionary

Genesis 2:4b-7, 15-17; 3:1-8 Commentary by Jacqueline E. Lapsley 2016

Genesis 2:4b-7, 15-17; 3:1-8 Commentary by Beth L. Tanner 2012 - Creation

Genesis 2:4b-25 Commentary 2015 - Garden of Eden

Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7 Commentary by Juliana Claassens 2014 - 1 Lent
Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7 Commentary by Dennis Olson 2011 - 1 Lent
Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7 Commentary by Frank M. Yamada 2008 - 1 Lent

Word & World

Genesis Vol. 14, No 2, Spring, 1994
Is Genesis 3 a Fall Story? by Terence E. Fretheim
Luther in the Garden of Eden: His Commentary on Genesis 1-3 by Lester Meyer
Preaching from the Book of Genesis by Mark A. Throntveit
Faith in the Old Testament: Pentateuch and Prophets for Pentecost by Mark Hillmer
The Responsibility of Royalty: Genesis 1-11 and the Care of the Earth by James Limburg
To Say Something—About God, Evil, and Suffering Terence E. Fretheim
Genesis as Living Word
Reading Genesis with Faith and Reason by Sean McEvenue
Reading Genesis Today by Gordon J. Wenham

Enter the Bible


Genesis 3:1-6 The Snake and the Sin

Early Jewish Writings


Bereishit - Genesis - Chapter 2  
Bereishit - Genesis - Chapter 3

Introduction to Genesis
Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7


Luther on the Creation: A Critical and Devotional Commentary on Genesis [1-3] by Martin Luther PDF

Theology of Work

People Fall into Sin in Work (Genesis 3:1-24)