Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Creation of Eve

  • Divine birth: Eve, fashioned from Adam’s rib

    It was written in the Bible that it is not good for the man to be alone. So the Lord fashioned from Adam’s rib a companion by an innovative birthing method, as documented in the fresco of Michelangelo. And the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam, and he slept: and he…