1. Question: If God anticipates … read more

  2. How do you respond to Genesis 3:15?

    The Lord promises that he will “put enmity between you [the serpent] and the woman, and between your offspring and hers; he will strike your head, and you will strike his heel.”

    This is commonly considered the first messianic prophecy … read more

  3. How do you respond to Genesis 16:12?

    The Lord describes Ishmael as “…a wild ass of a man, with his hand against everyone, and everyone’s hand against him.”

    According to most Old Testament scholars the Lord is describing Ishmael’s descendants as much as he is describing Ishmael … read more

  4. How do you respond to Genesis 25:23?

    The Lord told Rebekah, “Two nations are in your womb, and two peoples born of you shall be divided; the one shall be stronger than the other, the elder shall serve the younger.” (cf. Rom. 9:12–16)

    Old Testament scholars agree … read more