Tag Archives: Ephraim

The Book of Jeremiah-Je.31:9-40-“First born-2”

“….For I am a father to Israel, and Ephraim is my firstborn (v.9)”. Continuing from the previous post, the term first born is used by the Spirit in three contexts and it also gives us an insight into the narrative … Continue reading

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The Book of Jeremiah-Je.31:1-14 “First Born”

“At the same time, saith the Lord, will I be the God of all the families of Israel, and they shall be my people(v.1)”. The expression as used by the Spirit refers to the latter times mentioned in the ch.30, v.24. … Continue reading

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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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