Commentary on Genesis 27

Last updated: September 26, 2009 English Translation (ESV) 1When Isaac was old and his eyes were dim so that he could not see, he called Esau his older son and said to him, "My son"; and he answered, "Here I am." 2He said, "Behold, I am old; I do not know the day of my … Continue reading Commentary on Genesis 27


Commentary on Genesis 26

Last updated: September 25, 2009 English Translation (ESV) 1Now there was a famine in the land, besides the former famine that was in the days of Abraham. And Isaac went to Gerar to Abimelech king of the Philistines. 2And the LORD appeared to him and said, "Do not go down to Egypt; dwell in the … Continue reading Commentary on Genesis 26

Commentary on Genesis 25:19-34

Last updated: September 1, 2009 English Translation (ESV) 19These are the generations of Isaac, Abraham's son: Abraham fathered Isaac, 20and Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebekah, the daughter of Bethuel the Aramean of Paddan-aram, the sister of Laban the Aramean, to be his wife. 21And Isaac prayed to the LORD for his … Continue reading Commentary on Genesis 25:19-34

Commentary on Genesis 24

Last updated: August 22, 2009 English Translation (ESV) 1Now Abraham was old, well advanced in years. And the LORD had blessed Abraham in all things. 2And Abraham said to his servant, the oldest of his household, who had charge of all that he had, "Put your hand under my thigh, 3that I may make you … Continue reading Commentary on Genesis 24