W. Ross Rainey

The Intercessor

Three times over in the Bible, and each in an entirely different context, Abraham is called "the friend of God" ( 2 Chron. 20:7 ; Isa. 41:8 ; Jas. 2:23). In 2 Chronicles 20:7 , King Jehoshaphat prayed to the Lord in a time of national crisis and referred to Abraham as God's "friend forever'': while James, at the close of his argument about faith and works, refers to Abraham as "the friend of God" (2:23). First of all, howev...
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