The Tree of Death and Salvation

Peter Leithart beautifully contrasts the tree of Eden and the tree of Calvary:

Adam fell at a tree,  and  by a tree he was saved. At a tree Eve was seduced, and through a tree the bride was restored to her husband. At a tree, Satan defeated Adam; on a tree Jesus destroyed the works of the devil. At a tree man died, but by Jesus’ death we live. At a tree God cursed, and through a tree that curse gave way to blessing. God exiled Adam from the tree of life; on a tree the Last Adam endured exile so that we might inherit the earth

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About Uri Brito

I am the Pastor of Providence Church (CREC) in Pensacola, Fl.
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