• How important is God’s covenant with Adam when it comes to our salvation? Question and Answer

    God’s covenant with Adam is crucial because it reminds us of the importance of covenants in the Bible. The Bible, in many ways, can be described as a series of covenants. Another way of thinking about covenants is as a structured relationship. God has relationships with His creation. The relationship God had with Adam was a relationship with the man made in His own image, and it was structured on the basis of obedience. God said to Adam as His created son, “Do this and you shall live,” and Adam failed. In Adam’s failure, we see the human dilemma, but … View Resource