Hi, need to submit a 250 words essay on the topic Comparison with Genesis 2-3; distinctive elements in Islam.
The Quran talks about how evil Satan’s intention was as the verses are explicit, “But Satan whispered evil to him. He said: “0 Adam! Shall I lead thee to the Tree of Eternity and to a kingdom that never decays?” It is clear to understand that Satan was always deceitful in his practices straying humanity from the good. As soon as Adam and Eve ate from the forbidden tree, they were expelled from the heavens. This in fact was how humanity was initiated as Adam and Eve were naked. The Genesis again discusses this as it states, “Now the serpent .was more crafty than any of the wild animals the .Lord .God had made. He said to the woman, “Did God really say, ‘You must not eat from any tree in the garden’?” Whoever falls into the trap of Satan will always regret it because Satan is always keen in his motives to trick humanity into bad deeds. The Genesis just like the Quran foreshadows this as Genesis 2 states, the woman said, “The serpent deceived me, .and I ate.” Notice how the Genesis refers to Eve as the woman, whereas the Quran refers to her as the Eve. Both the Genesis and the Quran draw similar parallel to what happened to Adam and