Three cuts

Three cuts - Is God static or dynamic Gen 18:26ff bartering with God They bargin and barter with everything God is bartering with Abraham Does

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Three cuts Abraham o Cutting family ties Why is it that when God calls there is often a leaving involved? Did only the Jewish know God? Melchizedek o Cutting of the animal Union symbolized as animal was one now we are one Acting out the curse o Cut of the flesh On circumcision Unconditional covenant. Three kids o Eliezer of Damascus: adopted son Gen 15:2. Kids are valued a lot back then. o Hagar surrogate wife Cod of bammurabi Caution of criticizing patriarchs How badly does God get on Abrahams case Are there laws on polygomi? o Isaac : son of the promise – laughter. 3 kids: promise and fulfillment o Promise goes into the block of sarah’s barren and then go to fulfillment. 4 abraham questions o Why every time Abraham lies about his sister, does a guy want to marry her? Well…ahh. .she’s my sister? Custom: adopting sister –protection –marry her off. o Can a man impact God? does God every interact/react with man?
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Is God static or dynamic? Gen 18:26ff: bartering with God. They bargin and barter with everything God is bartering with Abraham. Does Abraham have an impact with God? Is this real, does foreknowledge really solve for the problem. o Are all sins the same in God’s sight? Try to trust your Gut, a sanctified gut. Hospitality issue at Sodom…the real issue? Can you really love the sinner and hate the sin. • On recontextualizing the messages of scripture. o How did God’s role towards Abraham change, when he told him to offer up Isaac? Chapter 22. struggle for a son. Rapid fire…why no emotions shown? On good literature. Painful obedience. • Well…ahh…she’s my sister. .? • Is homosexuality a sin? Yes. • Levels of faith o Easy faith o Resignation faith o Unreasonably pure faith....
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course BI 104 taught by Professor Parret during the Fall '08 term at Gordon MA.

Page1 / 2

Three cuts - Is God static or dynamic Gen 18:26ff bartering with God They bargin and barter with everything God is bartering with Abraham Does

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online