- 1 year ago
If the story of Abraham’s ‘almost-sacrifice’ of Isaac was reported in the news today, it would cause widespread uproar and shock. Yet many of us pass over it casually as we read through Genesis. When we stop to think about it, this story is a confusing one. What does it say about who God is? What does it say about what God requires of those who follow him? Is this the sort of faithfulness we are asked to live out today, and if so, what might that look like? Chris Danes tackles some of these tricky questions as we take another look at this famous story from Genesis.