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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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Genesis: God compensates

“And when the Lord saw that Leah has hated, he opened her womb: but Rachel was barren. And Leah conceived…Because the Lord hath heard that I was hated, he hath therefore given me…(29:31-33) Whenever God chooses His instruments He sets … Continue reading

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Genesis: Raiment of Esau

  “And Rebekah took goodly raiment of her eldest son Esau,…and put them upon Jacob her younger son…(Ge.27:15-16) ” Jacob coached by his mother approached Isaac his father, who blindly felt him and said, ‘The voice is Jacob’s voice but … Continue reading

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Predestination: Jacob and Esau

“Was not Esau Jacob’s brother? saith the Lord: yet I loved Jacob. And I hated Esau,…(Mal.1:2-3) Here we have a commentary by divine revelation on Jacob and his elder brother. St Paul borrows the topic of predestination presented in the … Continue reading

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Mode of Inversion in the Book of Genesis

“In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.’ The first verse in the Book of Genesis is from the standpoint of God the Father, His Core Will. Compare this with the new earth and the new heaven mentioned … Continue reading

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