Genesis

Genesis 23:1-18

Genesis 23:1-18 Genesis 23:1-18 Genesis 23:1-2 – Sarah was 127 years old when she was gathered to her ancestors. Sarah is the only woman whose age and death are reported in the Scriptures. This distinction may be do to her being honored as the mother of those...

Genesis 17:1-20 Abraham

Genesis 17:1-20 Abraham Genesis 17:1-20 Abraham Genesis 17 – Genesis 16 ends with Abram at the age of 86 and chap. 17 begins thirteen years later when he is 99. For thirteen years Sara still is childless, having given up all hope of having a child she is now 89...

Genesis 16:1-16

Genesis 16:1-16 Genesis 16:1-16 Genesis 16:1-4 – In Genesis 15, Abram is rewarded for his faith, by God giving him the land of Canaan. He guaranteed this promise with an unconditional covenant in which God swore by Himself. In this chapter Abram stumbles in...

Genesis 15:1-18 – Abram

Genesis 15:1-18 – Abram Genesis 15:1-18 – Abram Genesis 15:1 – Because Abraham was willing to trust God for his prosperity rather than the hand of the king of Sodom, God set the stage for the confirmation of His promises to him. God begins by telling...

Genesis 14:1-24 – Abram

Genesis 14:1-24 – Abram Genesis 14:1-24 – Abram Genesis 14:1-4 – Abram dwelt securely in Mamre for probably at least for a few years. According to this passage a confederacy of nations from the land of Mesopotamia made up of the kings of Shinar...