Concerning God’s call of Abraham (Hebrew…

Concerning God’s call of Abraham (Hebrews 11:8; Genesis 12:1-2): “There was an immediate response. The participle ‘called’ is in the present tense, suggesting that no sooner was the call given than it was obeyed. ‘He obeyed the call while…it was still sounding in his ears.’”

Neil Lightfoot, Jesus Christ Today: A Commentary on the Book of Hebrews, page 209.

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