God planted a garden for the first humans to learn, live, develop and work in. 16 The Lord God commanded the man, saying, “From any tree of the garden you may eat freely; 17 but from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil you shall not eat, for in the day that you eat from it you will surely die.” Genesis 2:15-17 NASB First, Eve wasn’t even there when God gave Adam the rules of the Garden, Genesis 2: God put the man in the Garden, and told he was to work it and take care of it (tend it) and then told, you are free to eat from any tree in the Garden – EXCEPT- the Tree of the Knowledge of Good & Evil, you shall NOT eat. Of all the trees, Adam was commanded not to eat of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, in the middle of the garden (Genesis 2:16-17). The Garden of Eden (Hebrew: גַּן־עֵדֶן – gan-ʿḖḏen), also called Paradise, is the biblical "garden of God" described in the Book of Genesis and the Book of Ezekiel.

Over the years many have wondered what the Garden of Eden represents and they have also questioned where is the Garden of Eden? Also, man was allowed to eat the flesh of clean animals which are listed in … He must not be allowed to reach out his hand and take also from the tree of life and eat, and live forever.” 23 So the LORD God banished him from the Garden of Eden to work the ground from which he had been taken. Genesis 3:2 The woman answered the serpent, "We may eat the fruit of the trees of the garden, Genesis 3:3 but of the fruit of the tree in the middle of the garden, … God Places Man in the Garden of Eden. 15 Then the Lord God took the man and put him in the garden of Eden to tend and keep it. Man placed in God’s Garden . 15 Then the Lord God took the man and put him into the garden of Eden to cultivate it and keep it.

God added vegetables to the human diet after they sinned and could no longer eat from the tree of life.

So the fruit of all the trees planted by the Lord … Then the LORD God took the man and placed him in the Garden of Eden to cultivate and keep it.

the Garden of Eden Lessons from Eden: Part III . Answer: God put the tree of knowledge of good and evil in the Garden of Eden to give Adam and Eve a choice to obey Him or disobey Him.

15 And the LORD God took the man, and put him into the garden of Eden to dress it and to keep it. 16 And the LORD God commanded the man, saying, Of every tree of the garden thou mayest freely eat: 17 But of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, thou shalt not eat of it: for in the day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt surely die. 24 After he drove the man out, he placed on the east side of the Garden of Eden cherubim and a flaming sword flashing back and forth to guard the way to the tree of life. The Book of Zechariah and the Book of Psalms also refer to trees and water, without explicitly mentioning Eden. Sometime after Adam was placed in the garden, Eve was created (Genesis 2:21-22), and the scene was set … I have written in the past about lessons from the Garden, but there are some more that I want to share that my eyes were just opened to see.

“Every moving thing that liveth shall be meat for you; even as the green herb have I given you all things” (Genesis 9:3).

Man and Woman in the Garden … 16 And the LORD God commanded him, “You may eat freely from every tree of the garden, 17 but you must not eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil; for in the day that you eat of it, you will surely die.” 18 The LORD God also said, “It is not good for the man to be alone.

Genesis 2:15-17 Adam and Eve were free to do anything they wanted, except eat from the tree of knowledge of good and evil.

The LORD God planted a garden eastward in Eden, and there He put the man whom He had formed. The original diet for the human race, known as the Eden diet, was a vegetarian diet of fruits, grains, and nuts.

THEN (v18) God formed Eve. My conclusion is that we should look to the revelation God gave us for our day, D&C 89 (the Word of Wisdom), for how to eat, and not to the Garden of Eden. Genesis 3:22-24 informs us that although Adam and Eve were allowed to eat of any tree in the Garden of Eden, except the tree of the knowledge of good and evil (Genesis 2:16-17), that up until the point of their act of disobedience, they had not yet eaten of the Tree of Life and were therefor still mortal. In Genesis 2:8 we are introduced to the location where our first parents were placed by God. In creation God put a seed in the fruit of every tree so that it would reproduce after its kind.