Genesis 4-5; Proverbs 1

From Genesis 3 onward, sin’s destructive power upon interpersonal relationships becomes a theme of the storyline of Scripture. It may be that sin naturally employs jealousy as a means of causing division in the human family. In fact Cain’s jealousy of Abel is the first in a pattern of jealousy-laden relationships in Genesis: Ishmael was … Continue reading Genesis 4-5; Proverbs 1