Tag: The Book of Genesis

  • Context Matters: God Tests Abraham

    Context Matters: God Tests Abraham

    This article does an admirable job of explaining in depth how to best understand the test initiated by God for Abraham to sacrifice Isaac. From Knowable Word……… https://www.knowableword.com/2022/08/29/context-matters-god-tests-abraham/

  • Are There Two Creation Accounts?

    Are There Two Creation Accounts?

    I was alerted to this thought-provoking article from the Knowable Word site. Why are there two apparently different accounts of Creation in the early chapters of the Book of Genesis? From Ligonier.org……… https://www.ligonier.org/learn/articles/creation-accounts

  • God’s Covenant with Noah (Genesis 9:1-19)

    God’s Covenant with Noah (Genesis 9:1-19)

    This is a very interesting excerpt from the Theology of Work Bible Commentary. In this section on Genesis 9, I took note of the deeper Hebrew meaning for the word “rainbow.” I think you will find it interesting! From theologyofwork.org……………. https://www.theologyofwork.org/old-testament/genesis-1-11-and-work/god-works-to-keep-his-promise-genesis-9-11/gods-covenant-with-noah-genesis-91-19

  • Let There Be Light

    Let There Be Light

    HOW TO READ GENESIS 1–3 Here is a very worthwhile article from a very wise and conservative biblical scholar, Vern Poythress. Enjoy! From Desiring God……………………….. https://www.desiringgod.org/articles/let-there-be-light