The most casual reader soon recognizes the majority of the writings of the Old Testament have to do with the history of the Israelites (also known as Hebrews or Jews). Embedded in the Old Testament is a wealth of knowledge about God and his character, books of poetry and proverbs, and a host of prophecies.
The Apostle Paul talks of the first five chapters of Genesis. He tells of the creation of all things, including mankind. Paul tells the sad tale of the disobedience of Adam and Eve, and the consequences that follow.
Japheth, a son of Noah, tells of growing up with Noah. He relates that nobody else could believe there would be a need for an ark, and how it wasn't too late‚Ä¶until it was too late. Japheth explains how different people groups came into existence.
Eyewitness Bible: Genesis & Job EP5 - Job Part Three
Job tells of his frustrations as he tries to explain to his good friends that he has not sinned against God. He cannot explain why disasters have fallen on him, and will not accept their explanations. Satan expects that Job will give in and become unfaithful to God.
Eyewitness Bible: Genesis & Job EP7 - Young Abraham (0-98 Years Old)
Lot, the nephew of Abraham, relates the story of how they left their homeland and traveled to Canaan. He tells of God's promises to Abraham. Lot finishes by telling of his complete humiliation and how it will affect the Israelites in the future.
Eyewitness Bible: Genesis & Job EP13 - Substitute Love
Benjamin is the youngest son of Israel. He explains why his father over-protects him. During a wide-spread famine, Benjamin and his brothers go to Egypt to beg for food from a surprising source. The family moves to Egypt.