Who are Abraham, Isaac and Jacob?

10 September 2016

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It’s not the history of the Jews, it’s the pre-history of our Lord Jesus Christ. They have to understand this. Abraham, Isaac and Jacob may be the forefathers of the Jews, but in spirit they’re ours. Saint Paul says so (Gal. 3, 7-9). And the Lord said to the Jews: ‘Don’t think it’s any good to say that you have Abraham for a father, because you don’t live like him’.