The Book of Genesis Chapter One

Genesis 1:1 -- In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.

Genesis 25 Commentary of the Bible

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The Abundant Entrance  ( Genesis 25:1-8 )  Sunday Message

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I suppose it might be proper to begin this last study of Abraham as I sometimes do funerals. Since this is Abraham's funeral, I would say,

"We are gathered together to pay our respects to one who has lived among us and has now departed this life."

Here now is the account of the departure of Abraham. If you have been actively participating in this study of Abraham's life, you must now have a great sense of respect and awe for this pattern man of faith as we come to his closing days.

Gathered To His People  ( Genesis 25:1-8 )  Daily Devotion

Altogether, Abraham lived a hundred and seventy-five years. Then Abraham breathed his last and died at a good old age, an old man and full of years; and he was gathered to his people. (Genesis 25: 7-8)

If you and I had been with Abraham at the moments of decision in his life, we might often have pitied him: When he left Ur, we might have said, Abraham, you poor fool, do you mean you are going to wander out there in the desert and perhaps live in a tent the rest your life, when you could have the enjoyment of the city and all of its blessings?