He is considered the "father" of Judaism and travelled to several places throughout his life. He was originally Sumerian but Elohim told him to go west to Canaan. His descendants eventually became the slaves of an unidentified Egyptian pharaoh who were saved by Moses during the Exodus in 1500 BC.
- According to one of the parables Jesus told, Abraham is in Heaven not Hell.
- In the Bible He lived to 175 and fathered 8 sons. The oldest of which is Ishmael who is the ancestor of the Muslim people (which makes him the ancestor of Saladin). Abraham was 86 when Ishmael was born.
- In the Bible He had two wives and one concubine.
- He is famous for almost sacrificing his second son Isaac (Abraham was 100 when Isaac was born).