15 Then the Lord God took [a]the man and put him in the garden of Eden to [b]tend and keep it. 16 And the Lord God commanded the man, saying, “Of every tree of the garden you may freely eat; 17 but of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil (A)you shall not eat, for in the day that you eat of it (B)you[c] shall surely (C)die.”

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  1. Genesis 2:15 Or Adam
  2. Genesis 2:15 cultivate
  3. Genesis 2:17 Lit. dying you shall die

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