Jesus Christ: God's Revelation to the World (Second Edition)

Chapter 4: The Covenant with Abraham


The Covenant with Abraham

Film Focus: This commentary focuses on the events of Genesis 17, in which God established a covenant with Abraham to multiply his people and ultimately bless the whole world.

Text Focus: Page 114-116

Discussion Questions:

  1. What does God ask of Abraham in this covenant?
  2. What does God promise to Abraham and his descendants in this covenant?
  3. What can you learn from Abraham’s example of faith?
  4. Why do you think this covenant is important to the Jewish people? Why is it important to Christians?


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