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Essay #27 Isreal Before Entering the Promised Land

The nation of Israel has been given the law, statutes and warnings to prepare them for entering the promise land.  Previously, God gave to mankind specific instructions to “be fruitful, multiply, replenish and subdue”.  This is intrinsic in man’s nature.  Man produces. Taking the creation of God, using the intellect that God has given him […]

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Essay #19 Abraham’s World

Essay #19 Abraham’s World History is important.  Historians, not so much (my sincere apologies to an eminently qualified historian and friend, Mark Edwards.) The history of the world was, is and will be written by God.  Unregenerate man will argue all manner of nonsense to explain how human action in the past brings us to […]

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Essay #21: Sarah’s Tomb (Part II)

    God has promised the land of Canaan to Abraham and his descendants, but Abraham addresses the children of Heth, who are living is the particular area within Canaan, asking them to provide a place for Sarah’s burial. It is important to review the history of the land and God’s direction to mankind before […]

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Essay #20: Sarah’s Tomb

“I am a stranger and a sojourner with you: give me a possession of a buryingplace with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight”. Genesis 23:4 Sarah has died.  Abraham wants to be respectful of his wife and bury her, but he has a problem.  He is a stranger in the […]