Genesis 23:1-20 – Things are winding down in Abraham’s life – Genesis 22 was the climactic story. Attention is now turning toward future patriarchs and away from Abraham and Sarah.
This is another highly detailed story that doesn’t have an obvious modern application. Yet, there is a great point here.Why would Abraham press his goal of acquiring land there? And, why would he being willing to far overpay for a piece of property?
Why? Because Abraham banked on God’s promise.
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