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By Jacqueline Jules

ISBN-10: 158013243X

ISBN-13: 9781580132435

ISBN-10: 1580136206

ISBN-13: 9781580136204

"Who made the clouds?" Abraham asks. "Who made the flowers?" whilst a toddler, he understands there has to be whatever more than idols of clay and stone. As he observes and questions the area round him, Abraham involves the belief that there's one God. an artistic midrash concerning the father of the world's religions.

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There is nothing in the text about his childhood. The many stories that are told are from the midrash, written to explain and expand on the Bible. They propose that although Abraham lived in a society of idol worshippers, he worshipped only one God, even as a youth. My sources include A Child’s Introduction to Torah by Shirley Newman, The Classic Tales by Ellen Frankel, Hebrew Myths: The Book of Genesis by Robert Graves and Raphael Patai, Legends of Abraham the Patriarch by S. Skulsky, Legends of the Bible by Louis Ginzberg, and One-Minute Jewish Stories adapted by Shari Lewis.

They propose that although Abraham lived in a society of idol worshippers, he worshipped only one God, even as a youth. My sources include A Child’s Introduction to Torah by Shirley Newman, The Classic Tales by Ellen Frankel, Hebrew Myths: The Book of Genesis by Robert Graves and Raphael Patai, Legends of Abraham the Patriarch by S. Skulsky, Legends of the Bible by Louis Ginzberg, and One-Minute Jewish Stories adapted by Shari Lewis. Text copyright © 2007 by Jacqueline Jules All rights reserved.

Abraham (Biblical patriarch)— Childhood and youth—Legends. I. Ugliano, Natascia. II. Title. 11092—dc22 Manufactured in the United States of America 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 – DP – 11 10 09 08 07 06 eISBN-13: 978-1-58013-620-4 2006027429 Jacqueline Jules is the author of several children's books including The Ziz and the Hanukkah Miracle, Noah and the Ziz, The Hardest Word, Once Upon a Shabbos, and Clap and Count. She is also an elementary school librarian. Her award-winning poetry and prose have appeared in many magazines including Cricket, Cicada, and Highlights for Children.

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