Tue, 10/09/2007 - 05:00
In the Bible's hall of fame in Hebrews 11,
candid pictures are given of great men whose faith stands out in Old
Testament history like stars on a dark night. All except Abel and Enoch
are descendants of Abraham, the man of faith.
In this chronicle Abraham is given almost half the space, twice that
allocated to the law-giver, Moses. Likewise in Genesis, the story of
Abraham and his family is spread over the book from chapter 11 through
chapter 50, while only two chapters are given to the e...