The Near Sacrifice of Isaac Subject of Forgiving Victim Class After Worship, 04.23

The Near Sacrifice of Isaac Subject of Forgiving Victim Class After Worship, 04.23

In this Sunday’s video, James Alison provides a fascinating interpretation of accounts of child sacrifice in the Hebrew scriptures, including the near sacrifice of Abraham’s son Isaac. Alison explains the prevalence of child sacrifice in many primitive religions. He shows how over time the Hebrew people changed these horrific rituals. Alison uses clues to interpret passages that provide a fascinating solution to biblical mysteries. Jesus the Forgiving Victim program continues the next two Sundays in the Christian Education building next to the church.

Barry E., Facilitator