Judah: The First Human Substitute

In the drama of Joseph’s re-enactment of the scenario when his brothers sold him into slavery we see in Joseph’s brothers’ response to Benjamin that they had changed for the better. We particularly see God’s grace in Judah who, in Christ-like fashion, was willing to substitute himself for Benjamin for the sake of his father. We were encouraged to be willing to be disadvantaged for our brothers’ advantage for the sake of the Father.

Read Genesis 44