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"except the tree in the middle of it. God told us not to eat the fruit of that tree or even touch it; if we do, we will die."
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But of the fruit of the tree which is in the midst of paradise, God hath commanded us that we should not eat; and that we should not touch it, lest perhaps we die.
Genesis 2:16,17 And he commanded him, saying: Of every tree of paradise thou shalt eat: . . .
Genesis 20:6 And God said to him: And I know that thou didst it with a sincere heart: and therefore I withheld thee from sinning against me, and I suffered thee not to touch her.
Exodus 19:12,13 And thou shalt appoint certain limits to the people round about, and thou shalt say to them: Take heed ye go not up into the mount, and that ye touch not the borders thereof: every one that toucheth the mount, dying he shall die. . . .
1 Chronicles 16:22 Touch not my anointed: and do no evil to my prophets.
Job 1:11 But stretch forth thy hand a little, and touch all that he hath, and see if he bless thee not to thy face.
Job 2:5 But put forth thy hand, and touch his bone and his flesh, and then thou shalt see that he will bless thee to thy face.
Job 19:21 Have pity on me, have pity on me, at least you my friends, because the hand of the Lord hath touched me.
1 Corinthians 7:1 Now concerning the things whereof you wrote to me: It is good for a man not to touch a woman.
2 Corinthians 6:17 Wherefore: Go out from among them and be ye separate, saith the Lord, and touch not the unclean thing:
Colossians 2:21 Touch not: taste not: handle not.
ContextThe Serpent's Deception
…2And the woman answered him, saying: Of the fruit of the trees that are in paradise we do eat: 3But of the fruit of the tree which is in the midst of paradise, God hath commanded us that we should not eat; and that we should not touch it, lest perhaps we die.4And the serpent said to the woman: No, you shall not die the death.…
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