Lecture 1, The Shot Heard Around the Universe:

The battle lines have been drawn; the mission is clear, and the war rages. Will we ever have peace? Ever since Adam and Eve ate of the fruit of the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil, we have been engaged in a cosmic war. The devastation of this war is beyond human comprehension. Famine, sickness, pain, suffering, and death surround us with no end in sight. We are in an ancient war between two cities—One of man and one of God. But is all this necessary over one piece of forbidden fruit?