Abraham’s Offering Up His Son Isaac: Rev. George Whitefield

Abraham’s Offering Up His Son Isaac Genesis 22:12 “And he said, Lay not thine hand upon the lad, neither do thou any thing unto him, for now I know that thou fearest God, seeing thou hast not withheld thy Son, thine only Son from me.” FULL TEXT: Genesis 22:1-12   The great Apostle Paul, in … More Abraham’s Offering Up His Son Isaac: Rev. George Whitefield

Acts 12: New American Commentary

5. Persecution Again in Jerusalem (12:1–25) After the glimpse at the Antioch church, attention focused once more on Jerusalem in chap. 12. If the apostles had remained largely untouched by the persecution that followed Stephen’s death, the situation radically changed when Herod Agrippa assumed rule over Judea. The apostles then became the specific target of … More Acts 12: New American Commentary

Acts 10: IVP New Testament Commentary Series

Cornelius’s Vision (10:1–8)  Are genuine seekers after God saved, if they have responded to the light they have but have never heard the gospel? The experience of Cornelius begins to answer this question. Fearing God and Helping the Needy (10:1–2)  At Caesarea, a mainly Gentile city, residence of the Roman proconsul (from A.D. 6 onward), … More Acts 10: IVP New Testament Commentary Series