Monday, December 10, 2012
They Shall Be Very Obedient
Abraham has this distinctive note, repeated twice (see verse 31), that the things and actors ordered within the temple will all be obedient. First, it confirms our thinking that the lights are people, possessors of will. Second, it suggests that the author of Abraham knew a time and place when the temple priests had not obeyed the Gods who put them in their stations.