Q. 23. Into what estate did the fall bring mankind?

A.
The fall brought mankind into an estate of sin and misery.[91]

[91] Romans 5:12. Wherefore, as by one man sin entered into the world, and death by sin; and so death passed upon all men, for that all have sinned.

Romans 3:23. For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God.