There is NO APPLE in the Bible's account of Adam and Eve! The Bible says that they "ate the fruit of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil" -- i.e., they set their own understanding up as the judge and guide of their conduct, they put their own egos and minds at the center of their understanding.
This is the failure to recognize God as Lord, this is the fatal human- centeredness...

By the way, Adam and Eve have been in the news... Click for some comments from science...(DNA research)

What may be even more interesting, the famed atheist Carl Sagan on the relationship of the Genesis creation account to the findings of evolutionary biologists...


Some viewpoints on harmonizing Genesis and science are listed under the "Creation" short topic (Short Topics / More menu). The importance of "Adam and Eve" is a separate file.