More Than a Garden
God’s Earthly Abode
The Garden of Eden has been characterized many different ways in scripture and throughout ancient near eastern literature – Cosmic Garden, Holy Mountain of God, and the Garden of God are just a few. But just what was Eden? Did Eden exist only as a metaphor in the mind of the Biblical writers or was it a real place on Earth at a real time in History?
In this session we will explore the language, concepts and imagery associated with the Garden of Eden as perceived by the ANE worldview.
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