Cain's Wife, and Other Addresses (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Cain's Wife, and Other Addresses Cain's wife. International copyright secured, 1909, French E. Oliver. My Scripture lesson to-night, which is Genesis to l7. Deals with the romance and tragedy of Eden. God created Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden, which must have been, from all accounts, a veritable suburb of ljlfeavenf Aurora must have played with all Nature's ineffable beauty in that glorious spot. There the glory of God was full-orbed and transcendent. It seems incredible that man, being placed in such marvelous surroundings, could have become despicable, disobedient, and degraded. Some people tell me that all they need is better environment. That is nonsense! Adam and Eve had the best environment that the world has ever known, and the Devil pois oned the atmosphere with Hell's foul odors, and they fell from the height of purity to the depths of impurity; from God's light to death's darkness. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 258 pages
- 152 x 229 x 14mm | 349g
- 22 Apr 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 3 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white