Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Week 19: Genesis 38

We're continuing to explore the account Jacob's family. This week, our focus was on the disturbing story of Tamar and Judah (Gen. 38)

  • How can we get better applications of the Bible?
  • Getting better applications at the bottom-level 
  • Judah doesn't keep his promise to Tamar (Levirate law)
  • Tamar devises a scheme to get Judah to give her an heir
  • Discussion of Tamar in Jesus' genealogy in Matt. 1