Was Abraham’s father an idol maker?
Now, Abraham’s father was an idol maker named Azar [Terah. ], who carved the wooden gods worshiped by his people. But Abraham was a believer in the one God, and not in the gods made by hand. Azar would send Abraham and his other sons to sell his idols in the marketplace.
Who was Terah children?
What religion was Abraham’s father?
|Born||Abram ben Terah Ur Kaśdim, Chaldea, Sumer (present-day Iraq)|
|Died||Hebron, Canaan (present-day West Bank)|
|Significance||Namesake of the Abrahamic religions: traditional founder of the Jewish nation, spiritual ancestor of Christians, major Islamic prophet|
|Parent(s)||Terah (father) Amathlai (mother, Talmud)|