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And the LORD appeared unto Abram, and said, Unto thy seed will I give this land: and there builded he an altar unto the LORD, who appeared unto him.

Bible References


Genesis 12:8
Then he moved from there to the hill country east of Bethel and pitched his tent, with Bethel on the west and Ai on the east. There he built an altar to the Lord and worshiped the Lord.
Genesis 8:20
Noah built an altar to the Lord. He then took some of every kind of clean animal and clean bird and offered burnt offerings on the altar.
Genesis 13:4
This was the place where he had first built the altar, and there Abram worshiped the Lord.
Genesis 26:25
Then Isaac built an altar there and worshiped the Lord. He pitched his tent there, and his servants dug a well.
Genesis 33:20
There he set up an altar and called it "The God of Israel is God."
Hebrews 11:13
These all died in faith without receiving the things promised, but they saw them in the distance and welcomed them and acknowledged that they were strangers and foreigners on the earth.

General references

Genesis 13:15
I will give all the land that you see to you and your descendants forever.
Genesis 35:9
God appeared to Jacob again after he returned from Paddan Aram and blessed him.
Numbers 26:53
"To these the land must be divided as an inheritance according to the number of the names.
Joshua 21:43
So the Lord gave Israel all the land he had solemnly promised to their ancestors, and they conquered it and lived in it.
Isaiah 19:19
At that time there will be an altar for the Lord in the middle of the land of Egypt, as well as a sacred pillar dedicated to the Lord at its border.

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