Tag Archives: Lot

Genesis 19

Oh my goodness! What a chapter…

And it’s a tricky chapter to review, because I’m not really sure whether I want to wade into the homosexuality debate today. I’m rather tired. Nonetheless, it would be remiss of me to look at this chapter without addressing the issue :/ Continue reading

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Genesis 14

Bit of trivia first: Damascus is mentioned in this chapter. I think that’s pretty cool. Gives the bible a sense of geographical continuity. It always amazes me what can be happening on the same square metre of earth thousands of years later, it’s almost like a different world sometimes! Anyway…

I think this chapter is about Abraham being an honourable man. What I mean by this is that he had some really important decisions to make in this chapter. He decided to pursue and rescue Lot. He decided to decline any gifts from the king of Sodom. Continue reading

Genesis 13

Abram and Lot part ways cordially because they are both so blessed that the land can’t support them when they’re together!

Following this, God gives Abram His promise of a land and descendants too numerous to count. This comes with an interesting instruction:

Go, walk through the length and breadth of the land, for I am giving it to you. Continue reading