Fruit, Forbidden See also Agency; Eden, Garden of; Fall of Man; Tree forbidden fruit set in opposition to tree of life, 2 Ne. 2:15. devil beguiled Eve into partaking of forbidden fruit, 2 Ne. 2:18–19 (Hel. 6:26). justice could not deny that Adam should fall because he took of forbidden fruit, Mosiah 3:26. Adam fell by partaking of forbidden fruit, Alma 12:22. Adam partook of forbidden fruit and transgressed commandment, D&C 29:40. serpent tempts Eve to eat forbidden fruit, Moses 4:6–11. Adam and Eve eat forbidden fruit, Moses 4:12, 18, 23.