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Did Adam What are the major views on Adam's motivation to sin because he trustedgiven that God would provide a solutionhe was not deceived?

A little bitI'm interested in finding out what the major views are on where my thinking is at:Adam's motivation to sin if he was not deceived?

  1. The biblical understanding of Abraham being willing to sacrifice his son was that he believed God would make it right (Hebrews 11:19).

  2. Recently, I've come across a few things about Christ, the Church, and the bridal paradigm. Jesus loved us so much that, even though He knew we would fall into sin, He created everything anyway: Because He knew and wanted to redeem us even with that happening.

  3. Jesus is the "last Adam" (1 Cor 15:45). I'm not trying to be heretical or sacrilegious here, just framing my real question: Is Adam a 'type' of Christ? Is Adam a 'first Christ' (not really a 'Christ' / Saviour, but a foreshadow, or symbol or similar) ?

So, given the above, if Adam was not deceived (1 Tim 2:14), if he was really not deceived, then why eat the fruit?

Did he, like Abraham, trust that God would have a solution? Did he, like Jesus loves the world, did he love Eve so much that he was willing to become like her, in her sin state (similar to Jesus being willing to be born a human), in effect rescuing her with his own life (like Jesus redeems the Church).

I'm not trying to get Adam out of a sin position. If anything, I consider him in a worse position than Eve for not being deceived / he chose outright to sin without being confused at all and so had absolutely no excuse where one might think Eve had one.

Thanks, answers appreciated

Did Adam sin because he trusted that God would provide a solution?

A little bit on where my thinking is at:

  1. The biblical understanding of Abraham being willing to sacrifice his son was that he believed God would make it right (Hebrews 11:19).

  2. Recently, I've come across a few things about Christ, the Church, and the bridal paradigm. Jesus loved us so much that, even though He knew we would fall into sin, He created everything anyway: Because He knew and wanted to redeem us even with that happening.

  3. Jesus is the "last Adam" (1 Cor 15:45). I'm not trying to be heretical or sacrilegious here, just framing my real question: Is Adam a 'type' of Christ? Is Adam a 'first Christ' (not really a 'Christ' / Saviour, but a foreshadow, or symbol or similar) ?

So, given the above, if Adam was not deceived (1 Tim 2:14), if he was really not deceived, then why eat the fruit?

Did he, like Abraham, trust that God would have a solution? Did he, like Jesus loves the world, did he love Eve so much that he was willing to become like her, in her sin state (similar to Jesus being willing to be born a human), in effect rescuing her with his own life (like Jesus redeems the Church).

I'm not trying to get Adam out of a sin position. If anything, I consider him in a worse position than Eve for not being deceived / he chose outright to sin without being confused at all and so had absolutely no excuse where one might think Eve had one.

Thanks, answers appreciated

What are the major views on Adam's motivation to sin given that he was not deceived?

I'm interested in finding out what the major views are on Adam's motivation to sin if he was not deceived?

  1. The biblical understanding of Abraham being willing to sacrifice his son was that he believed God would make it right (Hebrews 11:19).

  2. Jesus loved us so much that, even though He knew we would fall into sin, He created everything anyway: Because He knew and wanted to redeem us even with that happening.

  3. Jesus is the "last Adam" (1 Cor 15:45). Is Adam a 'type' of Christ? Is Adam a 'first Christ' (not really a 'Christ' / Saviour, but a foreshadow, or symbol or similar) ?

So, given the above, if Adam was not deceived (1 Tim 2:14), if he was really not deceived, then why eat the fruit?

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Did Adam sin because he trusted that God would provide a solution?

A little bit on where my thinking is at:

  1. The biblical understanding of Abraham being willing to sacrifice his son was that he believed God would make it right (Hebrews 11:19).

  2. Recently, I've come across a few things about Christ, the Church, and the bridal paradigm. Jesus loved us so much that, even though He knew we would fall into sin, He created everything anyway: Because He knew and wanted to redeem us even with that happening.

  3. Jesus is the "last Adam" (1 Cor 15:45). I'm not trying to be heretical or sacrilegious here, just framing my real question: Is Adam a 'type' of Christ? Is Adam a 'first Christ' (not really a 'Christ' / Saviour, but a foreshadow, or symbol or similar) ?

So, given the above, if Adam was not deceived (1 Tim 2:14), if he was really not deceived, then why eat the fruit?

Did he, like Abraham, trust that God would have a solution? Did he, like Jesus loves the world, did he love Eve so much that he was willing to become like her, in her sin state (similar to Jesus being willing to be born a human), in effect rescuing her with his own life (like Jesus redeems the Church).

I'm not trying to get Adam out of a sin position. If anything, I consider him in a worse position than Eve for not being deceived / he chose outright to sin without being confused at all and so had absolutely no excuse where one might think Eve had one.

Thanks, answers appreciated