Thought for the Day CDXCVII

Genesis Ch 17 tells of Abram and Sarai being told by God that their names are now Abraham and Sarah, as they will be parents of nations, and that all the men in Abraham's household, including Abraham, need to be circumcised.
This may well have been vital then, given the times lived in with regards to hygene, but what we also see here is the beginning of a covenant between Abraham and God which explains much about the history of Israel and Judaism, Christianity, and Islam that lasts up until and past today. Great occurences can start from seemingly mall events


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