The Power of Abrahamic Tests

by Truman G. Madsen

(BYU Devotional, 1971. Click here for transcript)

Then I almost burst out, "Why, then why! was Abraham commanded to go to Mount Moriah and offer his only hope of posterity?" It was clear that this man, nearly ninety, had thought and prayed and wept over that question before. He finally said, "Abraham needed to learn something about Abraham."