Were there any people living outside of the Garden of Eden while Adam and Eve were there?


Were there people living outside of Eden?


Adam and Eve were the only two people upon earth, at first, and they are the only two specifically mentioned as being in the Garden of Eden. Genesis 2:8 says, “And the LORD God planted a garden eastward in Eden; and there he put the man whom he had formed.” Genesis 2:18 says, “And the LORD God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meet for him.” Genesis 2:22 says, “And the rib, which the LORD God had taken from man, made he a woman, and brought her unto the man.”Continue reading