Edom: Justice and Pride – Part 1

ObadiahWhen you think of Edom, any Bible scholar will automatically reference Genesis 36:1 (NIV), “This is the account of the family line of Esau [that is Edom].” In other words, Edom is the name for Esau, a land where the descendants of Esau lived. Recall the Bible says this, as it is written and forever remains written, “Jacob I loved (chose, protected, blessed), but Esau I hated (held in disregard compared to Jacob).” Read Romans 9:13 (AMP). Here, we can see a history of the Edomites and Genesis 25:19 will further broaden and explain why Edom is the way it is as recorded in the Book of Obadiah.  Continue reading “Edom: Justice and Pride – Part 1”