Article Category: Original Sin
The Innocence Of Infants
Children are a blessing from the Lord. When a child is born there is great joy because the Lord has now entrusted new parents with someone pure and innocent. A young child does not worry about the ways of evil like so many adults do. An infant certainly cannot express much to the world except hunger, tiredness, and discomfort. Nevertheless many in the realm of religion place guilt even on innocent children. Occasionally someone will try to make the point that infants are born in sin by going to Ephesians 2:3. For Ephesians 2:3, uses the phrase, “by nature, children of wrath, even as the rest”.