The Gift Of God - Part Four
Post date: 15-Dec-2012 14:36:00
And so Rebekah had two nations within her womb Genesis 25:23 these being not
just two people who were individuals but two nations the Edomites and Israelites
Another symbol and predestined sign of the two nations that were to be
And One would be greater than the other read : 2 Samuel 8:14
Jacob was a godly man, Genesis 25:27 sincere, upright, and perfect, Genesis 48:3
he looked after and tended the cattle Romans 9:12
Esau was a hunter and layed traps and snares for animals and tilled and toiled on the soil
You could say one worked with His hands and the other worked as unto God !
and this is where we have the famous scripture misused at the best Matthew 12:25
Yes a Kingdom divided against itself will not stand
Now lets mess this perfect scriptural theology up by putting it here Matthew 12:25
You see Isaac loved esua and Rebekah loved Jacob
now you might want to associate this story alongside the story of Cain and Abel and the two
offerings Genesis 4:4 -5
Ans so Rebekah loved him whom God loved Malachi 1:2
So here we have a household that was divided against itself , in fact there was a waring in the
womb and this prophetic sign was to be the signal for future waring of nations
Now also at this point you might say "well God loves everyone ?" does'nt He ?
Yes God is love and cannot be anyone else :read Malachi 1:3
But He loved Jacob, the one who was predestined, why was He predestined ?
God saw his heart before it was formed and the sign of Jacob was the grasping of the heel