The descendants of Terach

“These are the descendants of Terach. Terach begat Abram, Nachor, and Haran and Haran begat Lot. Haran died before the face of Terach, his father. It was in the land of his descendants, in Ur of the Kasdiym.” (Genesis 11:27-28)   As we have mentioned, the scriptures are transitioning us from the life of Noah… Read More

The Lady in the Basket: Zechariah 5:5-11

“And he said, ‘This is Wickedness.’  And he thrust her back into the basket and thrust down the leaden weight on its opening.”   -Zechariah 5: 8, ESV   The contrast that Zechariah paints here is stark.  While wickedness in the land both then and now is not small, for it is a great stench that… Read More