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Genesis 22:1 (show verse)

And it happened after these things that God tested Abraham, and said to him, Abraham! And he said, Behold me.

Genesis 22:2 (show verse)

And He said, Take now your son, your only one, Isaac, whom you love. And go into the land of Moriah, and offer him there for a burnt offering upon one of the mountains which I will name to you.
Abraham » Trial of his faith in the offering of isaac
Afflictions made beneficial » In trying our faith and obedience
The atonement » Typified
Bible stories for children » The young man whom an angel saved
the Burnt offering » The most ancient of all sacrifices
Communion » Instances of » Abraham
Courage » Instances of the courage of conviction » In offering isaac
Faith » Instances of » In the offering up of isaac
Faith » Trial of » Abraham, when commanded to offer isaac
Faith » Faith tested tested » Of abraham
High places » Sometimes used for true worship
High places » A term used to describe places of worship
Hindrances » Faith tested » Examples of
isaac » The miraculous son of abraham » Offered in sacrifice by his father
Moriah » The land of
Mountain » Mount moriah » Abraham » Offers » isaac » Sacrifice
Mountains » Names of » Moriah, in jerusalem, where the temple was built and where it is supposed abraham offered up isaac
Mountains » Mentioned in scripture » Moriah
Mountains » Sometimes selected as places for divine worship
Mountains » Scenes of great events » Moriah, abraham sacrificed isaac
Obedience » Examples of » Abraham
Offerings » Human sacrifices » Offered by » Abraham
Places » High » Sometimes used for true worship
Sacrifices » Were offered » By the patriarchs
Temple » Solomon's » Where abraham offered isaac
Temptation » A test
Tested » Faith tested, examples of
spiritual Tests » Faith tested » Faith tested, examples of
Types of Christ » isaac

Genesis 22:3 (show verse)

And Abraham rose up early in the morning, and saddled his ass, and took two of his young men with him, and Isaac his son. And he split the wood for the burnt offering, and rose up and went to the place of which God had told him.

Genesis 22:4 (show verse)

Then on the third day, Abraham lifted up his eyes and saw the place afar off.

Genesis 22:5 (show verse)

And Abraham said to his young men, You stay here with the ass. And I and the boy will go on to this way and worship, and come again to you.

Genesis 22:6 (show verse)

And Abraham took the wood of the burnt offering and laid it on Isaac his son. And he took the fire in his hand, and a knife. And they both went together.

Genesis 22:7 (show verse)

And Isaac spoke to Abraham his father and said, My father. And he said, Here am I, my son. And he said, Behold the fire and the wood. But where is the lamb for a burnt offering?

Genesis 22:8 (show verse)

And Abraham said, My son, God will provide Himself a lamb for a burnt offering. So they both went together.

Genesis 22:9 (show verse)

And they came to the place which God had told him of. And Abraham built an altar there and laid the wood in order. And he bound his son Isaac and laid him on the altar, on the wood.

Genesis 22:10 (show verse)

And Abraham stretched out his hand and took the knife to slay his son.

Genesis 22:11 (show verse)

And the Angel of Jehovah called to him from the heavens and said, Abraham! Abraham! And he said, Here am I.

Genesis 22:12 (show verse)

And He said, Do not lay your hand on the lad, nor do anything to him. For now I know that you fear God, since you have not withheld your son, your only one, from Me.

Genesis 22:13 (show verse)

And Abraham lifted up his eyes, and looked. And, behold, a ram behind him was entangled in a thicket by its horns. And Abraham went and took the ram and offered it up for a burnt offering instead of his son.

Genesis 22:14 (show verse)

And Abraham called the name of that place Jehovah Will See; so that it is said until this day, In the mount of Jehovah it will be seen.

Genesis 22:15 (show verse)

And the Angel of Jehovah called to Abraham out of the heavens the second time,

Genesis 22:16 (show verse)

and said, I have sworn by Myself, says Jehovah; because you have done this thing, and have not withheld your son, your only one;

Genesis 22:17 (show verse)

that in blessing I will bless you, and in multiplying I will multiply your seed like the stars of the heavens, and as the sand which is upon the seashore. And your Seed shall possess the gate of His enemies.

Genesis 22:18 (show verse)

And in your Seed shall all the nations of the earth be blessed, because you have obeyed My voice.

Genesis 22:19 (show verse)

Abraham returned to his young men, and they rose up and went together to Beer-sheba. And Abraham lived at Beer-sheba.

Genesis 22:20 (show verse)

And it happened after these things that it was told Abraham, saying, Behold Milcah! She also has borne children to your brother Nahor:

Genesis 22:21 (show verse)

Huz his first-born, and Buz his brother, and Kemuel the father of Aram,

Genesis 22:22 (show verse)

and Chesed, and Hazo, and Pildash, and Jidlaph, and Bethuel.

Genesis 22:23 (show verse)

And Bethuel fathered Rebekah. These eight Milcah bore to Nahor, Abraham's brother.

Genesis 22:24 (show verse)

And his concubine, named Reumah, she also bore Tebah, and Gaham, and Thahash, and Maachah.