Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
and they assembled all the congregation together on the
first of the second month. Then they registered by ancestry in their families, by their fathers’ households, according to the number of names, from twenty years old and upward, head by head,
He would increase
And He took him outside and said, “Now look toward the heavens, and
count the stars, if you are able to count them.” And He said to him, “ So shall your descendants be.”
Therefore there was born even of one man, and
him as good as dead at that, as many descendants as the stars of heaven in number, and innumerable as the sand which is by the seashore.
I will make your
descendants as the dust of the earth, so that if anyone can number the dust of the earth, then your descendants can also be numbered.