Peter Hiett December 14, 2008 Genesis 2:15-17 Read Download The Transcript Listen Your browser does not support the audio element. Download the audio. Summary God has consigned all to disobedience, that he may have mercy on all. (Romans 11:32) The Tree of the knowledge of good and evil is the Tree of Law. God consigns me to eat of it so that I might KNOW Mercy. God is Mercy.