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Bibliography: Bible: Genesis 12:2-3; 13:15-17; Hebrews 11:8-9; Galations 3:29 by Unknown
- Bible: Genesis 12:2-3; 13:15-17; Hebrews 11:8-9; Galations 3:29
- Note Source
- Sapphira and the Slave Girl Book III, Chap. 3
- Note Relating to Cather
- In Sapphira and the Slave Girl, David Fairhead evokes the promises to the Israelites. Because Jezebel had professed Christianity, she had become "an heir to all the Promises." The Bible contains many iterations of God's promises to Abraham and his descendants.