Stuff I learned from podcasts 2: Alistair Bain on Jacob’s new birth

In this sermon on Jacob wrestling with God, Al Bain (St John’s Presbyterian Church, Hobart) draws out parallels between Jacob’s birth and Jacob wrestling with God: Both involve some kind of struggle, both involve a new name, both involve a promise…

It is as if in Genesis 32 we are witnessing the Jacob’s new birth!

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