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Abraham – Covenant and Promise (4)

When it comes to the gift and allocation by God to Abram of a portion of land, in terms of God’s promises to Abram outside of the later Covenant, Abram did not inherit the land – ‘[God] gave him no inheritance here, not even enough ground to set his foot on. But God promised him that he and his descendants after him would possess the land, even though at that time Abraham had no child’ (Acts 7 v 2 – 5). So this promise has yet to be fully or completely fulfilled. This land is something that God has promised to those who have faith in God that is credited to them as righteousness, but the ‘children of promise’ have not yet received it. Continue reading

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The Noahic Covenant

The Covenant that God made with Noah does not receive anything like the attention that the Covenant that God made with Adam receives. It is the events of the flood itself that tend to draw the attention of Christians. But the Covenant made by God with Noah is very important. Continue reading

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