Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now to Abraham and his seed were the promises made. He saith not, And to seeds, as of many; but as of one, And to thy seed, which is Christ.
And the scripture, foreseeing that God would justify the Gentiles through faith, evangelized Abraham in advance, saying, In thee shall all the Gentiles be blessed.
And I will bless those that bless thee and curse those that curse thee, and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed.
for all the land which thou seest, to thee will I give it and to thy seed for ever.
And he brought him forth abroad and said, Look now toward the heavens and count the stars, if thou art able to number them. And he said unto him, So shall thy seed be.
And I will establish my covenant between me and thee and thy seed after thee in their generations for an everlasting covenant, to be a God unto thee and to thy seed after thee.
Then God said unto Abraham, Let it not be grievous in thy sight because of the lad and because of thy bondwoman; in all that Sarah has said unto thee, hearken unto her voice; for in Isaac shall thy seed be called.
that in blessing I will bless thee and in multiplying I will multiply thy seed as the stars of the heaven and as the sand which is upon the sea shore; and thy seed shall possess the gates of his enemies;
abide in this land, and I will be with thee, and will bless thee; for unto thee, and unto thy seed, I will give all these lands, and I will confirm the oath which I swore unto Abraham thy father;
And, behold, the LORD stood above it and said, I AM the God of Abraham, thy father, and the God of Isaac; the land upon which thou dost lie, to thee will I give it and to thy seed;
The sceptre shall not be taken from Judah, nor the lawgiver from between his feet until Shiloh comes; and unto him shall the gathering of the people be.
For as many of you as have been baptized into Christ have put on Christ.
likewise many of us are one body in Christ, and every one members one of another.
1 Corinthians 12:12
For as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of that one body, being many, are one body, so also the Christ.
but following the truth in charity, let us grow up into him in all things, who is the head, the Christ:
For no one ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it even as the Lord with his congregation :
and not holding fast to the Head, from whom all the body, fed and united by its joints and bonds, grows in the increase of God.
where there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcision nor uncircumcision, Barbarian nor Scythian, slave nor free: but Christ is all and in all.
as he spoke to our fathers, to Abraham, and to his seed forever.