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Disciple Bible Study: Week 4, Reading 1

Was Ishmael part of the covenant or not? Why were the animals cut in half and laid back against each other? What?

I’m participating in Disciple Bible Study, a 34 week intensive. Every day, we have different readings (except on the seventh day…resting!). I have decided to document my initial noticings from a close reading of the scripture. Well, an attempt at a close reading.

Week 4 Theme: Covenant

Week 4, Reading 1: Genesis 12-13, 14:17-17:27