Galatians 4:21-5:1. The “Allegory” of Isaac and Ishmael

At St John’s Anglican Cathedral Parramatta we’ve had a regular Wednesday lunchtime Bible Talk for those working in the local area. We’d moved online just prior to the current restrictions and have continued there ever since. We’re working our way through Galatians. Here’s my thoughts on that curious little passage in chapter 4. At the […]

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Isaac and Ishmael in Galatians 4

Following on from a fascinating facebook discussion, I thought it useful to revisit this interesting little subject. What exactly is going on here? Galatians 4:21-31 Tell me, you who want to be under the law, are you not aware of what the law says? 22 For it is written that Abraham had two sons, one by […]

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