Monthly Archives: February 2022

Yoreh-did Isaac die at Abraham’s hand?

The story in Genesis 22 of the binding or near sacrifice of Isaac is shocking in that God asks Abraham to kill his son. It would be even more shocking if Abraham actually did it. Tzemah Yoreh’s little book, Why … Continue reading

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Did Hosea know Genesis?

The prophet Hosea knew some stories like those we find in Genesis and Exodus. This is no surprise to the people who believe that Moses wrote the first five books of the Bible. I suppose you could imagine that Hosea … Continue reading

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