click to Read the passage: Genesis 18 (a new browser window will open)
v.22 1.Abraham had a genuine concern for people.
( ..... but Abraham stood yet before the Lord.)
v.23 2.Abraham knew God to be just.
( And Abraham drew near, and said, Wilt thou also destroy the righteous with the
v.24 3.Abraham didn't qualify the unjustness of man.
( Peradventure there be fifty righteous within the city:.....)
v.27 4.Abraham was not testing God.
( .... I have taken upon me to speak unto the Lord, which am but dust and ashes.)
v.28 5.Abraham was taking a position on behalf of others.
( Peradventure there shall lack five of the fifty righteous:.....)
v.30 6.Abraham was on narrow ground.
v.32 (Peradventure there shall thirty be found there.......)( Peradventure ten......)
v.33 7.Abraham had to leave matters in God's wise hand.
( And the Lord went His way, as soon as He had left communing with Abraham: and
Abraham returned unto his place.)