Genesis (22:1-19): Sacrifice of Isaac
The testing of Abraham is one of the greatest stories in the book of Genesis. It is the ultimate testing of ones faith in the Lord. This story emphasizes how vital the importance of trusting (or faith) in the Lord and his plan for you is. In this story, Genesis (22:1-19) Abraham is given the ultimate test of his faith by doing as the Lord asks of him, when the Lord declares that he must sacrifice his only, beloved son, Isaac. This task is painfully difficult for Abraham to follow through with, especially because he is Gods chosen patriarch.
Abraham was widely known for his faith and obedience to God. He lived his life and followed paths that were completely paved and... View More »