Abraham Part 4: Killing Isaac

Isaac represented the fruit of the covenant to Abraham.  Represented the embodiment of all that which was naturally impossible. Not only was his conception a miracle and the pregnancy a miracle so the promises of a blessed bloodline was promised. Imagine every day as Isaac grew and Abraham reminded of all that God had said. Abraham even sent Hagar and his other son away. They despised this son of promise. Our children are the fruit of our love and hopes. No difference for Abraham. There echoes in this test of Genesis 22 a bit of Job 1. I am not … Continue reading Abraham Part 4: Killing Isaac