(Jan 2) The Covering for Sinners

In the Garden of Eden, Adam and Eve choose to rebel against the Lord and the consequences are cataclysmic. As guilt and disgrace have now entered the scene, they sew fig leaves together and make themselves loincloths. They attempt to cover their shame.

Yet, something interesting is recorded in the biblical text in Genesis 3:21. The Scripture states, "And the Lord God made for Adam and for his wife garments of skins and clothed them."