Day: June 26, 2023

Genesis 26: Isaac follows his father’s call

June 26, 2023 ·

Summary: In a time of famine, Isaac went to Abimelech (probably a descendant of the Abimelech Abraham dealt with). God told Isaac that he would continue his father's call to become a nation and not to go to Egypt. So Isaac stayed in Gerar. Isaac said his wife was his sister, causing problems for Abimelech, but Isaac was eventually found out, and Abimelech was like, "Why did you do that?" Isaac became very rich, and the Philistines got jealous and… Read more.