Lectio: Mary with Dr. Brant Pitre
The New Eve | Lectio: Mary | Episode 1
Episode 1 • 37m
The Book of Genesis begins with the story of Adam and Eve, whose sin of disobedience breaks their relationship with God. God does not abandon his people, but gradually prepares them for the coming of his Son, Jesus Christ. Jesus, the promised “seed” of Genesis 3:15 is the “New Adam,” and his mother, the promised “woman,” is the “New Eve.”
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