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Eliezer's Faithful Service - Article
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Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - and to my kindred, and take a wife unto my son Isaac.” (Genesis 24:2, 4) Abraham required a most sacred vow from Eliezer (Genesis 15:2) to secure a bride for Isaac from the line of Shem rather than from the Canaanites (Genesis 24:3-4, 9)....
Satan Plots, but God Prevails - Article
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Nathaniel T. Jeanson, Ph.D. - the seed of the woman, with the latter ultimately prevailing (Genesis 3:15). The first 2,000 years of biblical history recorded one attack by Satan after another. After Adam and Eve fell, their son Cain, a child of the devil (1 John 3:10-12),...
The Promise Marches On - Article
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Nathaniel T. Jeanson, Ph.D. - ... began men to call upon the name of the LORD." (Genesis 4:26) The Bible is, ultimately, one Book. Like a good book, we must read the beginning to understand the middle and end. This truth applies to individual chapters as well. To...
Posterity - Article
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Paul G. Humber, M.S. - ... earth, and to save your lives by a great deliverance" (Genesis 45:7). The story about Joseph, his being sold into slavery by his brothers, his rise to authority and power in Egypt, and his being reunited to his brothers and father is both...
Insatiable Eyes - Article
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Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - ... and chose to "|pitch| his tent toward Sodom" (Genesis 13:12), developing an initial tolerance for that ungodly environment and unwilling to separate from the people who were "wicked and sinners before the LORD exceedingly"...
Why Does Good Happen To Bad People? - Article
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Paul G. Humber, M.S. - ... and bare Enoch: and he builded a city . . .” (Genesis 4:17). Good happens to bad people because the “Father which is in heaven: . . . maketh His sun to rise on the evil and on the good, and sendeth rain on the...
Does Scripture Allow a Gap? - Article
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John D. Morris, Ph.D. - ... problems with the idea of a long gap of time between Genesis 1:1 and 1:2, but perhaps the "death" of the Gap Theory came with the 1978 publication of Dr. Weston W. Fields' fine book, Unformed and Unfilled. In it, Fields...
The Name: From The Beginning - Article
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David P. Livingston - ... began men to call upon the name of the LORD” (Genesis 4:26).The name of Israel’s covenant God, YHWH (or YHVH), comes from the Hebrew verb “hayah,” “be,” or “become.” The third person...
Abraham's Separation Test - Article
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Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - grievous in Abraham’s sight because of his son.” (Genesis 21:10-11) After Isaac had been weaned, Sarah noticed Ishmael mocking her and Isaac (Genesis 21:9). During the years since Hagar had given birth to Ishmael (at the insistence...
Maker and Owner - Article
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Henry M. Morris, Ph.D. - ... God is said to have "created" (Hebrew, bara--note Genesis 1:1,21,27) in the Genesis account of creation. However, they are also said in Genesis to have been "made" (Hebrew, asah--note Genesis 1:25-26; 2:4), and that is the...
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