Back in biblical time, the meaning of the names had a big part of who they were. Just look at Naomi in the book of Ruth. Naomi's name means pleasantness. After her husband and sons died she returned back to her hometown and wanted everyone to call her Mara which means bitter. One of the things … Continue reading What Is In A Name?
God changes their names: Abram to Abraham and Sarai to Sarah. Both Abraham and Sarah laugh that they were to be parents in their old age.