Genesis 25:19 – 28:9 1 Samuel 20:18-42 Luke 3:1-18 Toldot Generations (Offspring or Life story) 2 November 2013 [29 Cheslahvan 5774] This presentation prepared by Gary
Genesis 25:19 – 28:9 1 Samuel 20:18-42 Luke 3:1-18 Credits Scripture source: BibleGateway.com Scripture: World English Bible ™ (WEB) Public Domain Images from the InterNet ‘search’ Toldot
Genesis 25:19 Isaac took Rebekah Genesis 25: 19 This is the history of the generations of Isaac, Abraham’s son. Abraham became the father of Isaac. 20 Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebekah, the daughter of Bethuel the Syrian of Paddan Aram, the sister of Laban the Syrian, to be his wife..
Toldot Genesis 25:19 Isaac prayed for Rebekah 21 Isaac entreated Yahweh for his wife, because she was barren. Yahweh was entreated by him, and Rebekah his wife conceived
Toldot 22 The children struggled together within her. She said, “If it is so, why do I live?” She went to inquire of Yahweh. 23 Yahweh said to her, “Two nations are in your womb. Two peoples will be separated from your body. The one people will be stronger than the other people. The elder will serve the younger.” Genesis 25:22
Toldot Genesis 25:24 24 When her days to be delivered were fulfilled, behold, there were twins in her womb. 25 The first came out red all over, like a hairy garment. They named him Esau. 26 After that, his brother came out, and his hand had hold on Esau’s heel. He was named Jacob. Isaac was sixty years old when she bore them
Toldot Genesis 25:27 The Birth and Youth of Esau and Jacob 27 The boys grew. Esau was a skillful hunter, a man of the field. Jacob was a quiet man, living in tents. 28 Now Isaac loved Esau, because he ate his venison. Rebekah loved Jacob.
Toldot Genesis 25:31 Esau Sells His Birthright 31 Jacob said, “First, sell me your birthright.” 32 Esau said, “Behold, I am about to die. What good is the birthright to me?”
Toldot Genesis 26:1 Isaac and Abimelech Genesis 26: 1 There was a famine in the land, besides the first famine that was in the days of Abraham. Isaac went to Abimelech king of the Philistines, to Gerar. 2 Yahweh appeared to him, and said, “Don’t go down into Egypt. Live in the land I will tell you about.
Toldot Genesis 26:1 Isaac and Abimelech 3 Live in this land, and I will be with you, and will bless you. For I will give to you, and to your offspring, all these lands, and I will establish the oath which I swore to Abraham your father.
Toldot Genesis 26:4 Isaac and Abimelech 4 I will multiply your offspring as the stars of the sky, and will give all these lands to your offspring. In your offspring will all the nations of the earth be blessed, 5 because Abraham obeyed my voice, and kept my requirements, my commandments, my statutes, and my laws.”
Toldot Genesis 26:6 Isaac and Abimelech 6 Isaac lived in Gerar. 7 The men of the place asked him about his wife. He said, “She is my sister,” for he was afraid to say, “My wife”, lest, he thought, “the men of the place might kill me for Rebekah, because she is beautiful to look at.
Toldot Genesis 26:11 Isaac and Abimelech 11 Abimelech commanded all the people, saying, “He who touches this man or his wife will surely be put to death.” 12 Isaac sowed in that land, and reaped in the same year one hundred times what he planted. Yahweh blessed him.
Toldot Genesis 26:13 Isaac and Abimelech 13 The man grew great, and grew more and more until he became very great. 14 He had possessions of flocks, possessions of herds, and a great household. The Philistines envied him.
Toldot Genesis 26:34 Esau's Hittite Wives 34 When Esau was forty years old, he took as wife Judith, the daughter of Beeri the Hittite, and Basemath, the daughter of Elon the Hittite. 35 They grieved Isaac’s and Rebekah’s spirits.
Toldot Genesis 27:1 Isaac Blesses Jacob A charade, set up by mom to fool dad, after all didn’t Jacob buy the birthright fair and square?
Toldot Genesis 27:35 Esau comes for a Blessing 35 He said, “Your brother came with deceit, and has taken away your blessing.”
Toldot Genesis 27:35 Esau's Lost Blessing Esau now wants to turn back the clock and rewrite history. He didn’t really mean to sell the entire future, he was overcome in a famished weak moment!
Toldot Genesis 27:41 Jacob Escapes Esau's Fury Mom says, “It’s time to make haste and get out while you still have a life. Maybe Esau will cool down given time?
Toldot Genesis 28:6 Esau Marries Ishmael's Daughter 8 Esau saw that the daughters of Canaan didn’t please Isaac, his father. 9 Esau went to Ishmael, and took, besides the wives that he had, Mahalath the daughter of Ishmael, Abraham’s son, the sister of Nebaioth, to be his wife.
Toldot 1 Samuel 20:18-42 Jonathon and David 1 Samuel 20: 18 Then Jonathan said to him, “Tomorrow is the new moon, and you will be missed, because your seat will be empty. 19 When you have stayed three days, go down quickly, and come to the place where you hid yourself when this started, and remain by the stone Ezel.
Toldot 1 Samuel 20:18-42 Jonathon and David 20 I will shoot three arrows on its side, as though I shot at a mark.
Toldot 1 Samuel 20:18-42 Jonathon and David 21 Behold, I will send the boy, saying, ‘Go, find the arrows!’ If I tell the boy, ‘Behold, the arrows are on this side of you. Take them;’ then come; for there is peace to you and no danger, as Yahweh lives. 22 But if I say this to the boy, ‘Behold, the arrows are beyond you;’ then go your way; for Yahweh has sent you away. 23 Concerning the matter which you and I have spoken of, behold, Yahweh is between you and me forever.”
Toldot 1 Samuel 20:18-42 Jonathon and David 24 So David hid himself in the field. 31 For as long as the son of Jesse lives on the earth, you will not be established, nor will your kingdom. Therefore now send and bring him to me, for he shall surely die!”
Toldot 1 Samuel 20:18-42 Jonathon and David 35 In the morning, Jonathan went out into the field at the time appointed with David, and a little boy with him. 36 He said to his boy, “Run, find now the arrows which I shoot. [Three days later]
Toldot 1 Samuel 20:18-42 Jonathon and David ” As the boy ran, he shot an arrow beyond him. 37 When the boy had come to the place of the arrow which Jonathan had shot, Jonathan cried after the boy, and said, “Isn’t the arrow beyond you?” 38 Jonathan cried after the boy, “Go fast! Hurry! Don’t delay!”
Toldot 1 Samuel 20:18-42 Jonathon and David 41 As soon as the boy was gone, David arose out of the south, and fell on his face to the ground, and bowed himself three times. They kissed one another, and wept one with another, and David wept the most.
Toldot 1 Samuel 20:18-42 Jonathon and David 42 Jonathan said to David, “Go in peace, because we have both sworn in Yahweh’s name, saying, ‘Yahweh is between me and you, and between my offspring and your offspring, forever.’” He arose and departed; and Jonathan went into the city.
Toldot Now in the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar…the word of God came to John,… 4 As it is written in the book of the words of Isaiah the prophet, Luke 3: John the Baptist
Toldot Luke 3: 4b “The voice of one crying in the wilderness, ‘Make ready the way of the Lord. Make his paths straight.
Toldot Luke 3: 9 Even now the ax also lies at the root of the trees. Every tree therefore that doesn’t produce good fruit is cut down, and thrown into the fire.” 10 The multitudes asked him, “What then must we do?”
Toldot Luke 3: 11 He answered them, “He who has two coats, let him give to him who has none. He who has food, let him do likewise.” 12 Tax collectors also came to be baptized, and they said to him, “Teacher, what must we do?” 13 He said to them, “Collect no more than that which is appointed to you.”
Toldot Luke 3: 14 Soldiers also asked him, saying, “What about us? What must we do?” He said to them, “Extort from no one by violence, neither accuse anyone wrongfully. Be content with your wages.”
Toldot Gen 1: 29 God said, “Behold, I have given you every herb yielding seed, which is on the surface of all the earth, and every tree, which bears fruit yielding seed. It will be your food.
Toldot Gen 2: 16 Yahweh God commanded the man, saying, “You may freely eat of every tree of the garden; 17 but you shall not eat of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil; for in the day that you eat of it, you will surely die.”
Toldot Gen 4: 1 The man knew Eve his wife. She conceived,… Gen 1: 28 be fruitful, multiply; fill the earth and subdue it, have dominion…over every living thing
Toldot The Herb and fruit was for food (body nourishment, oral consumption). The fruit of knowledge had to do with pleasure (feeding the soul) We are not to use knowledge of good and evil to magnify our self (Pride)
Toldot My name is Pride. I am a cheater. I cheat you of your God-given destiny because you demand your own way. I cheat you of contentment because you "deserve better than this." I cheat you of knowledge because you already know it all. I cheat you of healing because you're too full of me to forgive.
Toldot I cheat you of holiness because you refuse to admit when you're wrong. I cheat you of vision because you'd rather look in the mirror than to God. I cheat you of genuine friendship because nobody's going to know the real you.
Toldot I cheat you of love because real romance demands sacrifice. I cheat you of greatness in heaven because you refuse to wash another's feet on earth. I cheat you of God's glory because I convince you to seek your own. Anonymous
Toldot Each of us should strive to be God like; Christ-like (caring and sharing) Thinking, trying to be like God can only lead to Spiritual separation from God, Christ, and the Church! About food and eating Thou shall not covet…
Toldot Luke 3: 21 …Jesus also had been baptized, and was praying. The sky was opened, 22 and the Holy Spirit descended in a bodily form like a dove on him; and a voice came out of the sky, saying “You are my beloved Son. In you I am well pleased.”
Toldot Jesus left His Father to take the Church as his bride; for better or worse; for richer or poorer; until death to part; His Church murdered Him
Toldot Genesis 28: 7 and that Jacob obeyed his father and his mother, and was gone to Paddan Aram. [Honor your father and your mother…] 8 Esau saw that the daughters of Canaan didn’t please Isaac, his father. 9 Esau went to Ishmael, and took, besides the wives that he had, Mahalath the daughter of Ishmael, Abraham’s son, the sister of Nebaioth, to be his wife.
Toldot Closing Thought: If you have the right mate, one is enough; If you have the wrong mate, one is too many!