The commandment to the redeemed man is ordained to life because it is the way of justice. For the unjust it is death. The law was not given to Adam in Genesis 2:16 and following as the way of salvation, but as a means of protecting and furthering Adams life in God. For us it is protection in life and the way of blessing.
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