Good and Bad Siblings Gen. 4:1-8

Good & Bad Siblings Gen. 4:1-8 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Why do some children raised in good homes turn out well and some turn out so poorly? We’ll attempt to discover what causes good and bad siblings by examining some families in the Bible. Whether a sibling turns out well or...

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I Loved Jacob But Hated Esau Mal 1:1-5

I Loved Jacob and Hated Esau Mal 1:1-5 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Why did the Lord love Jacob and why did he hate Esau? Not because of predestination – Gen 25:23 [Rom 9:10-14]. He loved Jacob because of: His everlasting love for Israel – Jer 31:2-3 – the Lord loves Israel...

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Genesis 50 The Burial of Jacob

Genesis 50 The Burial of Jacob CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Embalming and Mourning (1-3)   Joseph commanded the physicians to embalm Jacob to preserve his body for the trip to and burial in Canaan.  Egyptians embalmed corpses to preserve them.  They removed the brain through the nostrils, the entrails through...

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Genesis 49:22-27 Jacob’s Prophecies, Part 3

  Genesis 49:22-27i  CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO   Joseph and Benjamin are the last two tribes about whom Jacob prophesies.  Joseph’s prophecy typifies the life of a Christian and the ministry of Jesus Christ.  Benjamin’s prophecy concerns the fierceness of his descendants.     Joseph (22-26)   Joseph as a...

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Genesis 49:13-21 Jacob’s Prophecies, Part 2

Genesis 49:13-21 Jacob’s Prophecies, Part 2 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The prophecies concerning these sons of Jacob reveal more about the pre-millennial layout of the Bible and the course that God takes in dealing with the Jews than it does about the specific details of the individual tribes.  Although we...

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Genesis 49:1-12 Jacob’s Prophecies

03-11-2 Genesis 49:1-9 Jacob’s Prophecies CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Before Jacob died, he prophesied about what would happen to his sons long after his death.  Some of the prophecies run all the way up to the second coming of Christ.  Here are the prophecies for the first four sons:  ...

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Genesis 46 Reconciling the Number of Souls in Egypt.

Genesis 46:8-27 Reconciling the Number of Souls in Egypt CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO When Jacob left Canaan to go into Egypt, he took all of his family with him.  This episode in his life is recorded in Gen. 46, Ex. 1 and Acts 7.  These three chapters show four different...

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Genesis 35:16-20 Rachel’s Death

  We will discuss three things in this passage:   The word used to describe Rachel’s condition before childbirth; The custom of erecting a pillar to mark her grave; and The departure of her soul at death.     Labour   Before Benjamin was born, the Bible says that Rachel...

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