In this episode we look at …
- the power that comes from leaving
- parallels between Abram’s descendants becoming a great nation and the LGBTQ community
- the ways in which queer people are a blessing to the world
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The Lord had said to Abram, “Go from your country, your people and your father’s household to the land I will show you.
“I will make you into a great nation,
and I will bless you;
I will make your name great,
and you will be a blessing.[a]
I will bless those who bless you,
and whoever curses you I will curse;
and all peoples on earth
will be blessed through you.”
So Abram went, as the Lord had told him; and Lot went with him. Abram was seventy-five years old when he set out from Harran.
This article was published by Brian Murphy
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