Day 9

Genesis 27-29

Chapter 27

jacob blessingThe story of how Jacob deceived Isaac always bothered me – I guess it’s that hair thing again. I realize the guy was supposed to be feeble and blind, but seriously would anyone who was even conscious be taken in by goat skin stuck on Jacob’s hands and neck? Unless it was professionally applied by a make-up artist – which I kind of doubt. Even as a kid, this story struck me as a tall tale.

 

Chapter 28

Back to the family values – polygamy rules (28:9).

Chapter 29

Another ruse that I never quite bought into. Jacob has sex with Leah instead of Rachel and doesn’t realize it until morning? C’mon…. Tall tale.

Upcoming HAAM Events
  1. Introduction to Outreach

    May 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  2. HAAM and Eggs Brunch

    June 4 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  3. Steinbach Outreach

    June 16 @ 11:00 am - June 18 @ 6:00 pm
  4. 2017 Summer Solstice Party and BBQ

    June 24 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Other Upcoming Events
For community events of interest to HAAM members, click here.
Save the Dates!

Monthly Meeting
September 9th

Monthly Meeting
October 14th

Monthly Meeting
November 18th

Winter Solstice Party
December 23rd

Sign up for our Newsletter