Life, Hope & Truth

12 Tribes of Israel

What promises did God make to the 12 tribes of Israel? What were His plans and expectations for them? What is the significance of these things today?

One of the great mysteries of the Bible and history is the identity of the 12 tribes of Israel.

We may easily identify them in the early pages of Bible history. We can read about the division and destruction of the Israelite Empire and, later, the Jewish nation in the pages of the Bible and secular history.

But what happened to the descendants of the 12 tribes of Israel? What is the “birthright” promise? Were the promises and prophecies about the 12 sons of Israel fulfilled?

Is it important for us to know who and where they are today? Is the Jewish nation of Israel the descendants of all 12 tribes? Who and where are the “lost tribes of Israel”? Did God intend for the Church to replace Israel?

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