The Covenant with Abraham

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  • Created on: 26-03-13 13:13

Abraham - the first Jew

  • Abraham became convinced of the presence in the world of a higher power
  • He came to believe that the universe was the creative work of a single divine Creator
  • He began to spread this belief to other people and in doing so became the first believer in the idea of monotheism 
  • At the land of Canaan, God promised Abraham that he would be the founder of a great nation
  • God would bless him and protect him from any harmful nations
  • Abraham accepted this offer and sealed the covenant by circumcising himself and all


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