Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

When the most High divided to the nations their inheritance, when he separated the sons of Adam, he set the bounds of the people according to the number of the children of Israel.

General references

Bible References

Divided

Genesis 10:25
And unto Eber were born two sons; the name of one was Peleg, for in his days the earth was divided; and his brother's name was Joktan.
Genesis 11:9
Therefore the name of it was called Babel because there the LORD confounded the language of all the earth, and from there the LORD scattered them abroad upon the face of all the earth.
Psalm 115:16
The heavens are the heavens of the LORD, but the earth he has given to the sons of Adam.
Acts 17:26
and has made of one blood all the lineage of men to dwell on all the face of the earth and has determined the seasons (which he has limited) and the bounds of their habitation;

He set

Genesis 10:15
And Canaan begat Sidon, his firstborn, and Heth
Genesis 15:18
In the same day the LORD made a covenant with Abram, saying, Unto thy seed shall I give this land, from the river of Egypt unto the great river, the river Euphrates:

General references

Numbers 33:53
and ye shall dispossess the inhabitants of the land and dwell therein; for I have given you the land to inherit it.