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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, ...


Here is a list of the covenants which the Bible explicitly describes God making. It is possible that there are other covenants (such as with Adam), but the Bible does not use covenantal language to talk about them. The Noahic covenant, which God made in Genesis 9:8-10 with all humans and land animals/birds, in which he promised to never again flood the ...

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