Chris Juby

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Genesis 14 (in 140 characters or less)

The kings went to war and took Lot captive. Abram rescued Lot. Melchizedek blessed Abram and Abram gave him a tenth of everything.

Posted on 21 Aug 2010 to 11,960 followers, with 31 retweets.
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Comments

biblesummary

I wasn't able to give Melchizedek any introduction because of space, but Melchizedek is a mysterious character so it's fitting. (Read the chapter and Hebrews 5 - 7 to find out more about him!)

shirley

Taking with a person about Melchizedek and I dont see it but he said Melchizedek had orbes around him did I miss something

vwg

Shirley, I don't know what you mean about "orbes" but if you mean "orbs" there are no orbs mentioned with Melchizedek. :)

Carole

Abram gave Melchizedek a tenth of everything and kept his oath to the Lord accepting nothing offered by the king of Sodom.

joezer jr

tq for giving a easy to learn and write

Ampusam Symonette

There were so many Kings initially in the chapter who banded together and later rebelled and the next interesting part was tithing and the refusal of Abram to take anything form the King in case he was accused of receiving. Lot was redeemed from captivity ??

Bev B

Having a difficult time posting anything on my phone-keep losing it! First time I've noticed mention of a priest of the high God, or of Jerusalem!

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