Why was Abram’s name changed?
Abram is childless and very old.
This means he cannot fulfill the promise of God.
If he does not have a child, his descendants will not be from his family line, but from another family line.
By changing his name, the Lord not only confirmed that he would fully carry out the promise that he made to Abraham..
Who is the father of Sarai?
Who is the father and mother of Sarai?
Who was the oldest woman in the Bible?
Methuselah26 Methuselah lived after the birth of Lamech seven hundred eighty-two years, and had other sons and daughters.
Who did Isaac marry?
What woman in the Bible prayed for a child?
HannahOne day Hannah went up to the temple, and prayed with great weeping (I Samuel 1:10), while Eli the High Priest was sitting on a chair near the doorpost. In her prayer, she asked God for a son and in return she vowed to give the son back to God for the service of God.
Who was Terah’s wife?
Who were Abraham’s brothers and sisters?
Who is the mother of Sarai?
SarahSpouse(s)AbrahamChildrenIsaacParent(s)Terah unknown womanRelativesTerah (father) Abraham (half-brother and husband) Haran (brother) Lot (nephew) Ishmael (step-son)5 more rows