Ibrahim/Abraham the man of faith....Continued.

 

 

Abraham sends Hagar and Ismael away. Genesis 21:10-14. Galatians 4:22-30.  

For it is written, that Abraham had two sons, the one by a bond maid, the other by a free woman. But he who was of the bondwoman was born after the flesh; but he of the free woman was by promise. Galatians 4:22-23.


Trial of his faith in the offering of Isaac. Genesis 22:1-9, Hebrews 11:17, James 2:21.

By faith Abraham, when he was tried, offered up Isaac: and he that had received the promises offered up his only begotten son, Of  whom it was said, That in Isaac shall thy seed be called: Accounting that God was able to raise him up, even from the dead; from whence also he received him in a figure. Hebrews 11:17-19.


In Paradise. Luke 13:28, 16:22-31.

And I say unto you, That many shall come from the east and the west, and shall sit down with Abraham, and Isaac, and Jacob, in the kingdom of heaven.


Piety of. Genesis 12:7-8, 13:4, 18, Genesis 18:19, 20:7, 21:33, 22:3-13, 26:5, Nehemiah 9:7-8, 2 Chronicles 20:7, Isaiah 41:8.

How regarded by his descendants. Matthew 3:9, Luke 13:16. 28, 19:19, John 8:33-40, 52-59.

Jesus said unto them, Verily, verily, I say unto you. Before Abraham was. I am.


God's covenant with Abraham, fulfilled in Jesus Christ.

Hebrews 6:13-14, Galatians 3:6-18, 3:29, 4:22-31.

Christ hath redeemed us from the curse of the law, being made a curse for us: for it is written, Cursed is every one that hangeth on a tree: That the blessing of Abraham might come on the Gentiles through Jesus Christ; that we might receive the promise of the Spirit through faith. Galatians 3:13-14.

And if ye be Christ's, then are ye Abraham's seed, and heirs according to the promise. Galatians 3:29.