"Whom Abraham nearly sacrificed" crossword clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 02 May 2023

Whom Abraham nearly sacrificed NYT crossword answer is:

ISAAC (5 letters length)

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The crossword clue "Whom Abraham nearly sacrificed" from the New York Times (December 22 2022) is referring to Isaac, the son of Abraham in the Bible. According to the Book of Genesis, God tested Abraham's faith by commanding him to sacrifice Isaac, but an angel intervened and provided a ram as a substitute. This story is a powerful reminder of the power of faith and obedience to God.

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