The Gospel in Noah’s Genealogy

The 10 names in Noah’s genealogy spell out the Gospel story.  Check this out:

Adam                          Man

Seth                             Is appointed

Enosh                          Mortal

Kenan                          Sorrow

Mahalalel                     [but] the Blessed God

Jared                            Shall come down

Enoch                          Teaching

Methuselah                  [that] His death shall bring

Lamech                        [the] Despairing

Noah                           Comfort or Rest.

Souce: Genesis Commentary produced by Koinonia House.


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