Passages concerning Abraham


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Sacrifice of Isaac

David Rohl mentions one bit of archaeological evidence from the time of Abraham.

From the Bible From Archaeology
Page numbers from "Pharaohs and Kings" by David Rohl
Then God said, "Take your son, your only son, Isaac, whom you love. . . . Sacrifice him there as a burnt offering. . . ." (Genesis 22:2) Human first-born sacrifice was fairly common in those days. (pg 26-27)