The Genealogy brought to a Close…

“And it came to pass that Nachor was twenty-nine years old he begat Tarach. And after Nachor begat Terach, he lived one-hundred and nineteen years and begat sons and daughters. And it came to pass that Terach had lived seventy years. He begat Abram, Nachor, and Haran.” (Genesis 11:24-26)   And the bridge has now… Read More

The Snorter…

“And it came to pass that Serug was thirty years old and he begat Nachor. And Serug lived two-hundred years after he begat Nachor and he begat sons and daughters.” (Genesis 11:22-23)   Some names in the Bible are more flattering than others. This one is not one of the more flattering ones… Nachor literally… Read More

First Cousins, Once Removed…

“She said to him, ‘I am the daughter of Bethuel, the son of Milkah, whom she begat to Nachor.’ And she said to him, ‘We also have a great deal of straw and fodder with us and a place to lodge.’” (Genesis 24:24-25)   As it was hinted at in Genesis 22:20-23, Nahor, Abraham’s brother,… Read More