November 10, 2018 Morning Verse Of The Day

22:8 Isaac comes near to being sacrificed, but God provides a substitute. Ultimately God will sacrifice his only Son, who dies in our place (Gal. 3:13, 16). The ram prefigures the sacrifice of Christ.[1]

22:8 God will provide the lamb This comment and the earlier plural (“we will return”) provides insight into Abraham’s faith. Compare Heb 11:19.[2]

22:8 provide … the lamb. A type of Jesus Christ (John 1:29, 36).[3]

[1] Crossway Bibles. (2008). The ESV Study Bible (p. 87). Wheaton, IL: Crossway Bibles.

[2] Barry, J. D., Mangum, D., Brown, D. R., Heiser, M. S., Custis, M., Ritzema, E., … Bomar, D. (2012, 2016). Faithlife Study Bible (Ge 22:8). Bellingham, WA: Lexham Press.

[3] Sproul, R. C. (Ed.). (2005). The Reformation Study Bible: English Standard Version (p. 45). Orlando, FL; Lake Mary, FL: Ligonier Ministries.

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