SUNDAY FEBRUARY 28, 2021

The Altar // Undisturbed Abraham

The logical outcome of the altar, of appeasing the gods, runs right into the story of Abraham being asked by God to sacrifice Isaac. And as disturbing as it can be for modern readers, it is a powerful experience for Abraham in learning
who this God really is; that this God can be trusted and will provide. It was a step forward in human understanding of the divine.