Questions on the Lives of the Patriarchs, Embracing the Book of Genesis, Revised by W.B. MacKenzie

Questions on the Lives of the Patriarchs, Embracing the Book of Genesis, Revised by W.B. MacKenzie

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1856 edition. Excerpt: ...blessings promised? Ver. 6. Where did Isaac live? Ver. 7. What sin did he now commit? Ver. 8. Who discovered the deception? Ver. 11. What did he command his people? How was the promise in verse 3 fulfilled? What is the ordinary increase of most kinds of grain? Fifteen to twenty-fold. Ver. 14. In what were his riches? Ver. 15. What did the Philistines do to vex him? Why was this a token of strong displeasure? Wells were scarce. Ver. 16. What did Abimelech request? Ver. 17. Where did Isaac go? Ver. 18. What was his first business? After whom did he call them? Ver. 19. Where did he dig a new well? Ver. 20. Why could the Philistines claim the well? The land was theirs. What does Esek mean? Strife. What nation esteem wells most highly? The Arabs, who think it a merit in the sight of God to dig a well, and will never alienate its possession. Ver. 21. What is the meaning of Sitnah? Hatred. Ver. 22. What did he call the last well? Why did he thus name it? Room, free space. Ver. 23. Where did he go? Ver. 24. How did God encourage him? Ver. 25. What religious service did he perform there? Why did he intend to live there? Ver. 26. Who came to visit him? Ver. 27. What question did Isaac ask them? Ver. 28. Why had they come? Vers. 28, 29. Why did they wish to make a covenant with him? Ver. 30. What token of kindness and respect did he show them 1 Ver. 31. When was the covenant made? Ver. 31. What was the result of this interview? Ver. 32. What news did the servants bring 1 Why did he call it Shebah? Shebah means an oath. Ver. 33. What city was called after it? What is the meaning of Beer-sheba? Well of the oath. Ver. 34. How old was Esau at his marriage? Whom did he marry? From whom were the Hittites descended? Heth. Who was Heth? Gen. x. 15. Why were...
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  • English
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