Tag Archives: Yafet/Japheth

Luke 19:29-44: Lamb of God takes prophetically foreboding donkey ride into Yerushalayim for Passover

JeffTwo key themes in Luke 19:29-44 are the arrival of Yeshua (Jesus) into Yerushalayim (Jerusalem) on a donkey and the responsive public cry, “Blessed is He who comes in the name of the Lord” (Luke 19:38; quoted from Psa. 118:26). 

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Genesis 10:1-5: Prophetic significance of the descendants of Noach’s son Yafet

Richard AgeeThe descendants of Noach’s son Yafet (Japheth) show up prominently in Israel’s history, particularly about the period leading up to the Day of the LORD.

Genesis 9: God blesses Noach and his sons; Noach curses Canaan

Richard AgeeAt first, it’s puzzling why Noach cursed Cana’an for something his father, Ham, did. Is this a generational curse, with the sins of the father being meted out to future generations? Is something else going on here? The answer seems to be in the meaning of the Hebrew words for curse and Cana’an.

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