Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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.

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Genesis 10:25
And to Eber shall be born two sons: the name of the latter, Peleg, for in his days the earth was divided; and the name of his brother, Joktan.
Genesis 11:9
Therefore its name was called confusion, for there Jehovah confounded the lip of all the earth: and from thence Jehovah dispersed them over the face of all the earth.
Psalm 115:16
The heavens of heavens to Jehovah, and he gave the earth to the sons of man.
Acts 17:26
And he made of one blood every nation of men to dwell upon all the face of the earth, having limited the times before arranged, and the bounds of their habitation;

He set

Genesis 10:15
And Caanan will beget Sidon, his first-born, and Heth,
Genesis 15:18
In that day Jehovah cut out a covenant with Abram, saying, To thy seed gave I this land from the river of Egypt, to the great river, the river Euphrates:

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Numbers 33:53
And dispossess ye the land and dwell in it, for to you, I gave the land to possess it