The New Covenant with Israel

A Company of Nations

‘The Return of the Prodigal Son’
-Pompeo Batoni

The Abrahamic covenant was certainly a hereditary covenant and we see this clearly throughout the Old Testament. Most would claim that this has changed under the New Covenant, but in doing so they must deny many witnesses in both the New and Old Testaments to the continued exclusivity of the New Covenant with the house of Israel and the house of Judah.

Many will object to this saying that the Gospel was brought to the Gentiles, but Gentile (ethnos in the Greek, Strong’s G1484, goy in Hebrew, H1471) never meant “non-Israelite”. Rather it simply means “nation”. In fact the promise to Abraham and his offspring was that they would become many ethne/goyim/Gentiles (Genesis 17.4-6, 28.3, 35.11) and Jacob himself was called ethnos/goy/Gentile in the womb (Genesis 25.23).

Some will point to instances in the New Testament where we see that the Gospel…

View original post 4,770 more words

Author: Alfred E. Neuman

EDITOR ONLY, 74 year old geek, ultra-conservative patriot.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.