17Then to Adam He said, #1 Sam. 15:23“Because you have heeded the voice of your wife, and have eaten from the tree #Gen. 2:17of which I commanded you, saying, ‘You shall not eat of it’: #Gen. 5:29; Rom. 8:20–22; Heb. 6:8“Cursed is the ground for your sake; #Job 5:7; 14:1; Eccl. 2:23In toil you shall eat of it All the days of your life.