A. Propitiation means “to satisfy.” It is a reference to the mercy seat in the temple. The mercy seat was the lid on top of the Ark of the Covenant in the Holy of Holies. 231 more words
Sarah arose early in the morning. She looked out and saw Abraham saddling the donkey as though for a journey. Later he came in and said, “God has commanded me to bring Isaac up to a mountain that he will show me, there to offer a sacrifice.” Sarah watched them ride off together.
I am in an interesting stage in life. I am nineteen years old (though almost twenty). I am a full time student preparing to enter my final year of undergrad this coming fall. 826 more words
Previously, I wrote about two ladders of ascension, Jacob’s ladder and the corporate ladder. In it I suggested that Jacob’s ladder reaches far beyond that of the tower of Babel, and into the eternities. 1,123 more words
Weeks passed with no word of Yohanon’s fate; the few travelers Yeshua encountered offered little new information. A chance meeting with a pilgrim on his way to Galilee finally provided information as to Yohanon’s whereabouts. 1,189 more words