The Command to Abraham
This is undoubtedly one of the most significant passages in the Bible. In it, we see one of the clearest pictures of the future sacrifice of Jesus Christ on Calvary's cross. It seems as though God used this experience in the life of Abraham as a canvas to paint a portrait of His own heart as He gave His Son on Mount Calvary for the sins of all mankind. So let's look at this passage tonight from Abraham's perspective.