Urantia Book Paper 73 The Garden of Eden

“The “tree of the knowledge of good and evil” may be a figure of speech, a symbolic designation covering a multitude of human experiences,

but the “tree of life” was not a myth;

they sent to the planet,

by the Melchizedek, a shrub of Edentia, and this plant grew to be the tree of life on Urantia


The fruit of the tree of life was like

a superchemical storage battery, mysteriously releasing the

life-extension force of the universe when eaten.


“and it was the fruit of the tree of life that enabled the material and otherwise mortal beings of the Prince’s staff

to live on indefinitely…”


The site chosen for the Garden was probably the most beautiful spot of its kind in all the world, and the climate was then ideal. Nowhere else was there a location which could have lent itself so perfectly to becoming such a paradise of botanic expression.” U.B


This superplant stored up certain space-energies 

which were


to the age-producing elements of animal existence…- Urantia Book 


 Burning Bush- Morontia Plant