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Abram is a village in the Metropolitan Borough of Wigan, Greater Manchester, England. With a population of around 6,000, Abram is situated roughly 3 miles South from Wigan. The village was once home to the Maypole colliery which was closed after a disaster occurred on-site in the early 20th century, killing 76. The Metropolitan Borough of Wigan is a Metropolitan Borough in Greater Manchester, in North West England. ... Greater Manchester is a metropolitan county in North West England which came into existence in 1974 after the passage of the Local Government Act 1972. ... Motto: (French for God and my right) Anthem: Multiple unofficial anthems Capital London Largest city London Official language(s) English (de facto) Government Constitutional monarchy  - Queen Queen Elizabeth II  - Prime Minister Tony Blair MP Unification    - by Athelstan AD 927  Area    - Total 130,395 km² (1st in UK)   50,346 sq...


Coordinates: 53°31′N 2°35′W Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...


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Abraham - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (4337 words)
Abram migrated to Harran, apparently the classical Carrhae, on a branch of the Habor.
Trusting this promise, Abram journeyed down to Shechem, and at the sacred tree (compare Gen. 25:4, Joshua 24:26, Judges 9:6) received a new promise that the land would be given unto his seed (descendant or descendants).
Sarai, in accordance with custom, gave to Abram her Egyptian handmaid Hagar, who, when she found she was with child, presumed upon her position to the extent that Sarai, unable to endure the reproach of barrenness (cf.
Abram - definition of Abram in Encyclopedia (2994 words)
Abram migrated to Haran, apparently the classical Carrhae, on a branch of the Habor.
Trusting this promise, Abram journeyed down to Shechem, and at the sacred tree (compare Gen. 25:4, Joshua 24:26, Judges 9:6) received a new promise that the land would be given unto his seed (descendants).
The name Abraham was given to Abram (and the name Sarah to Sarai) at the same time as the covenant of circumcision (chapter 17), which is practiced in Judaism to this day.
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