Abraham's Sacrifice

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Abraham's Sacrifice

But the Angel of the LORD called to him from Heaven and said, ‘Abraham! Abraham!’ So he said, ‘Here I am.’ And He said, ‘Do not lay your hand on the lad, or do anything to him; for now I know that you fear God, since you have not withheld your son, your only son, from me.’ Genesis 22:11-12

This scene may seem bizarre, but it’s crucial to understand the setting and context …

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