nor are all the children Abraham’s true descendants; rather “through Isaac will your descendants be counted.”
None of the seven had children. Finally, the woman died too.
And if you belong to Christ, then you are Abraham’s descendants,
God had told him, “Through Isaac descendants will carry on your name,”
There were seven brothers. The first one married,
The second married her and died without any children, and likewise the third.
Are they Hebrews? So am I. Are they Israelites? So am I. Are they descendants of Abraham? So am I.
He presented them with another parable:
So the slaves
“We are descendants
I know that you are Abraham’s descendants.
But God spoke as follows: ‘Your
Against hope Abraham
Why then was the law given?
The field is the world and the good seed are the people
“Teacher, Moses said, ‘If a man dies without having children, his brother must marry the widow and father children
Now there were seven brothers among us. The first one married and died, and since he had no children he left his wife to his brother.