“It came to pass that Shelach had lived for thirty years, and he begat Eber. And after he began Eber, Shelach lived another four-hundred and three years and he begat sons and daughters.” (Genesis 11:14-15)   And here the pattern continues. At times this may seem to get redundant, but the presence of these genealogies… Read More

Erecting a Covenant

“I will erect my covenant between me and between you and between your seed who come after you through their generations as an everlasting covenant—to be God to you and to your seed after you.” (Genesis 17:7) Even the language that God uses here denotes the permanent nature of this covenant. He says, “I will… Read More