1stSunday of Lent
Salvation History, or God’s saving plan
§ One rule
§ Eve, who was tempted by the evil one and she and Adam turned away from God—who walked in the
cool breeze together—until their reality of choosing sin
- Romans 5: “For if by the transgression of the one, the many died,how much more did the grace of Godand the gracious gift of the one man Jesus Christoverflow for the many.”
§ The real fight: Jesus vs. Satan
§ While Adam and Eve did not go against their temptation, Jesus did
And this is why we have these readings as we begin the season of Lent.
And how should we respond?