Ancient Wisdom on Current Issues: The Bible and Borders III

In Genesis Chapter 11 Nations were formed and dispersed across the earth.  God’s purpose in establishing nations and borders was to limit the spread and impact of sin.  That was our first principle.   Principle #1: God Has Established National Borders to Limit the Spread and Impact of Sin When we make our way in God’s progressive revelation … Continue reading Ancient Wisdom on Current Issues: The Bible and Borders III

Ancient Wisdom on Current Issues: The Bible and Borders II

The first mention of “nation” in the Bible is in Genesis 10:5.  Here is how the ESV reads,  “From these the coastland peoples spread in their lands, each with his own language, … their clans, in their nations.”  If we look closely at the context, we find that these nations developed from groups of people … Continue reading Ancient Wisdom on Current Issues: The Bible and Borders II