Vampires Genesis 3 and Proverbs 5 & 7


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An image from Varney, the Vampire, 1848

Vampires are interesting beasts. They are extraordinarily wicked — and they will not die. Yet, they are not precisely alive. They are seductive; but rather than being procreative, they will kill. These are elements which are precisely described in the Bible.

For instance, in Genesis 3, Adam has rebelled. Adam and Eve are under the sentence of death. Therefore, God ejects them from the Garden so that they do not eat from the Tree of Life and remain in a state of Death in Life:

Genesis 3:22–24 (ESV)
22 Then the LORD God said, “Behold, the man has become like one of us in knowing good and evil. Now, lest he reach out his hand and take also of the tree of life and eat, and live forever—” 23 therefore the LORD God sent him out from the garden of Eden to work the ground…

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