Sacraments are “Sure Witnesses” Abraham raised his head to peer at the vault of heaven above him, its darkness punctuated with millions of pinpricks of light.  God promised him that his descendants would be just as numerous as those stars, and that he would inherit a land in which to settle. Abraham replied: “Lord God, how shall I know that I will inherit it?” (Gen. 15:8).  God instructed Abraham to gather several different types of animals, then conducted a ritual sacrifice.  This confirmatory ceremony was accompanied by God’s oath-promise. Through every stage of the unfolding plan of salvation, God always used physical things, which HeRead More →

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