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First off, great questions. As with most of Covenant Theology the roots go back to Calvin, who deals with them at length in Institutes (II.X-XI) But, while Calvin does speak of a distinction for the Adamic covenant, it is not until 1569 that a Covenant of creation is mentioned and 1585 that the term "Covenant of Works" is first used by Westminster Divine, ...


This answer will of necessity be quite long since much explanation and a lot of Scripture is necessary to show how many have come to their conclusion that Jesus' life on earth, and his death, burial, and resurrection involve God in a conspiracy to plan to give salvation to as many as would accept God's great grace. My answer assumes that God is a trinity. ...

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