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“So she took some of its fruit and ate it; and she also gave some to her husband, who was with her, and he ate it” (Genesis 3:6). Contrary to some beliefs, the Bible passage highlighting the temptation in the Garden of Eden and subsequent fall of humanity has nothing to do with “Eve, evil temptress” and everything to do with pride. St. Augustine tells us that even before the sin of disobedience (recall God’s instructions to Adam and Eve not to eat of the forbidden fruit in Genesis 3:3), humanity’s inflated self-view had been stewing within the hearts of our first parents. The action of grasping for the forbidden fruit was merely the t...Read More