Are Jacob and Israel the Same? – Christian Article

Tweet Are Jacob and Israel the same person or the same nation? Why did God change his name? A Kingdom Divided It’s easy to get confused over names, especially when it comes to Jacob and Israel. Sometimes they are used interchangeably, but at other times, it is specific to a person or a nation, and even more specific to some tribes in Israel. I’ll explain that latter, but for now, we need to look…

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Joseph, The Hated Big Dreamer – Christian Article

//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push(); Big Dreaming Joseph Joseph was a big dreamer, but hated by his brothers. He was born to Jacob in his old age from Rachel, the wife he spent 14 years of labor to try to get. Jacob(who God called Israel) loved Joseph more than his other sons. It says so right in the Bible! “Jacob loved Joseph more than any of his other children because Joseph had been born to him in his old…

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