VAYERA (and He appeared)

Genesis 18:1 And יהוה appeared to him in the plains of Mamre (vigor/lusty): and he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day (healing from his circumcision). C-MATS  Question: Why did יהוה come to visit Abraham? It was the third day from his circumcision when the wound is most painful and he was the most weakened, and …

LECH LECHA (get yourself out)

Genesis 12:1 Now יהוה had said to Abram, Get out of your country and away from your kinsmen and from your father’s house to a land that I will show you. C-MATS Question: What change took place through Abraham? After twenty generations of failure, the privilege of being יהוה ‘s Chosen People was earned by Abraham and his offspring. Abraham …

NOAH (rest)

Genesis 6:9 These are the generations of Noah: Noah was a just man and perfect in his generations with את־ Elohim walked Noah. C-MATS Question: Who walked with Noah? Elohim and Yahshua. Question: How many generations were from Adam to Noah? The ten generations from Adam to Noah had ended in failure; mankind had stumbled into a downward spiral until …

B’reisheet (in the beginning)

The FIRST Testament (Old Testament) starts with the Pentateuch or Torah (instructions), and is comprised of 5 sections: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy. The word Genesis means In the Beginning and the author of the Book is not identified but traditionally, the author has always been assumed to be Moses and there is no conclusive reason to deny this. …