‘Becoming One Flesh’ = Family

In Genesis 2:23 Adam says the following about the woman that God had just made for him: This is now bone of my bones, and flesh of my flesh... (NASB). After Adam's statement, Scripture comments on it: For this reason a man shall leave his father and his mother and be joined to his wife;… Continue reading ‘Becoming One Flesh’ = Family

Noah, Moses, Judgment, Mercy (Wenham)

 In Genesis 8:20ff we read of Noah's sacrifice that he offered soon after he, his family, and the animals exited the ark.  Here's how the story goes after Noah's sacrifice: And the Lord smelled the soothing aroma and said to himself, “I will never again curse the ground because of humankind, even though the inclination… Continue reading Noah, Moses, Judgment, Mercy (Wenham)

Eisenbrauns Book Sale!

Thanks to our friends at Eisenbrauns for this sale!  Some of these prices (I checked just a few) beat Amazon.  Click the pic or here to see all the books on sale; below I've listed a few that caught my eye. - "Dictionary of the Old Testament: Historical Books: A Compendium of Contemporary Biblical Scholarship"… Continue reading Eisenbrauns Book Sale!