into which God entered
The Abrahamic Covenant (Gen. 12:1-3) establishes the
Jewish race and the future nation Israel and anathematizes
anti-Semitism (Gen. 13:14-17; 15:1-7, 18; 17:1-8).
The Palestinian Covenant (Gen. 13:14,15) promises the Jews
a specified territory in the Middle East and secures the final
restoration of Israel in this land after the Second Advent of
Jesus Christ (Isa. 11:11,12).
We also glory in our sufferings, because we know that suffering
produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character'