Monthly Archives: March 2018

Notice: The Annotated Book of Genesis

Originally posted on Bennythomas's Weblog:
My book is available through Amazon.com ? The Book of Genesis is literally a book of beginnings. The intent of the author is to explain the narrative mode of the Holy Spirit so stories…

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Wolves in Sheep Clothes-the cult groups

Originally posted on Bennythomas's Weblog:
Reading a news item about Glenn Close and Rose McGowan who were reared in a cult group made me think of a cult group that I had known. In the US it goes under…

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Genesis: Significance of Birth right

“Now thy two sons, Ephraim and Manasseh,…are mine.”  Ch.48: 5 Jacob before his death blesses Joseph and adopts his two sons as his own. Jacob who had cheated Esau out of his birth right and now he has rightfully come … Continue reading

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Study of Genesis:The Spirit’s Role

Narrative Account of the Spirit often places similar events and juxtapose them. The narrative from the standpoint of God the Father has its own emphasis; so has God the Son. Each in contrast emphasizes a particular idea. Truth despite of … Continue reading

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Study of Genesis: wealth a blessing

Esau and the wealth of Edom (Ge.36) Wealth is indeed a blessing from God. Glory of God has given the earth a form and man can seek out Power and Wisdom from invisible things of God as Nature responds to … Continue reading

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Birth of two sets of Twins

Pharez and Zarah (Ge.38:11-30) Birth of Judah’s sons from Tamar is very similar, superficially at least, to the birth of Jacob and Esau. Zarah did not catch the heel as Jacob did but having put forth hand withdraws as quickly as … Continue reading

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Conclusion: Glory of God vs.Glory of man

(Selected from the conclusion to the study of Genesis-benny) Ways of the World are to be determined on the single point: whose glory is in focus? Adam was allowed to eat of the fruit of the tree of life. Yet … Continue reading

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Annotated Book of Genesis

I took up writing this book since Dec.9, 2017. By God’s grace and according to whatever was revealed to me by the Spirit I have come, well almost to the end of my book. Each morning I had subject matter … Continue reading

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Jacob at Peniel

“And Jacob was left alone; and there wrestled a man with him until the breaking of dawn…I will not let thee go, except thou bless me (Ge.32:24-26).” Often there are certain events in our lives that define us. For a … Continue reading

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In the House of Laban

“Wherefore then hast thou beguiled me? (Ge.29:25)” Jacob’s flight to Haran and his sojourn in the House of Laban were foreordained. While at Bethel God had visited him and also blessed him thus: ‘..In thy seed shall all the families … Continue reading

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