What God Promised Abram (Abraham)

Abraham (originally Abram) is considered the first Hebrew patriarch. According to the Biblical account, he is the father of the entire Jewish nation. Abram, along with his entire family, initially lived in the Chaldean city of Ur. From the city of Ur, Abram set out on a journey, at the command of his God Yahweh. God appeared to Abram and told him to come out of his native land...