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Abraham's laugh was a laugh of joy, while Sarah's laugh was a laugh of contempt. God looks at the heart or that is to say he looks at the underlying cause. The heart in Christianity is believed to be the place where one's loyalty, belief, dedication, and so on is lodged. All Scripture is quoted from the King James translation. Matthew 12:35 A good ...


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Abraham was called the father of many nations by God in Gen. 17. "17 When Abram was ninety-nine years old, the Lord appeared to him and said, “I am God Almighty[a]; walk before me faithfully and be blameless. 2 Then I will make my covenant between me and you and will greatly increase your numbers." 3 Abram fell facedown, and God said to him, 4 “As for me, ...


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As you can see; from this Patriarch lineage depiction taken from the book of Genesis, Abraham was indeed the father of many Nations. There are some Things worthy of notice which many are not aware of: Abram had a second wife named Keturah and had six sons by her, and possibly daughters. Rebecca was Isaac's cousin. Basemath/Mahalth was Esau's cousin. ...


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Abraham was the progenitor of the following nations: Jews, Ishmaelites, Edomites, and Zimranites, Jokshanites, Medanites, Midianites, Ishbakites, and Shuahites


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God was taking the "long view" in His prophetic word about the generations to follow that righteous man of faith, Abraham, whose name means father of nations. Remember, Abraham's former name, Abram, meant "exalted father"; after God's promise (or covenant) with him in Genesis 17, however, Abraham's status had changed. From his loins would come many people ...



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