Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And I will make thy seed as the dust of the earth: so that if a man can number the dust of the earth, then shall thy seed also be numbered.
- Genesis 12:2
- Genesis 15:5
- Genesis 17:6
- Genesis 18:18
- Genesis 21:13
- Genesis 22:17
- Genesis 26:4
- Genesis 28:3
- Genesis 32:12
- Genesis 35:11
- Genesis 46:3
- Exodus 1:7
- Exodus 32:13
- Numbers 23:10
- Deuteronomy 1:10
- Judges 6:3
- 1 Kings 3:8
- 1 Kings 4:20
And I will make of thee a great nation, and bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing.
And he led him out, and said, Look now toward the heavens, and number the stars, if thou be able to number them. And he said to him, So shall thy seed be!
And I will make thee exceedingly fruitful, and I will make nations of thee, and kings shall come out of thee.
Since Abraham shall indeed become a great and mighty nation; and all the nations of the earth shall be blessed in him.
But also the son of the handmaid will I make a nation, because he is thy seed.
I will richly bless thee, and greatly multiply thy seed, as the stars of heaven, and as the sand that is on the sea-shore; and thy seed shall possess the gate of his enemies;
And I will multiply thy seed as the stars of heaven, and unto thy seed will I give all these countries; and in thy seed shall all the nations of the earth bless themselves --
And the Almighty God bless thee, and make thee fruitful and multiply thee, that thou mayest become a company of peoples.
And thou saidst, I will certainly deal well with thee, and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.
And God said to him, I am the Almighty God: be fruitful and multiply; a nation and a company of nations shall be of thee; and kings shall come out of thy loins.
And he said, I am God, the God of thy father: fear not to go down to Egypt; for I will there make of thee a great nation.
And the children of Israel were fruitful, and swarmed and multiplied, and became exceeding strong; and the land was full of them.
Remember Abraham, Isaac and Israel, thy servants, to whom thou sworest by thyself, and saidst to them, I will multiply your seed as the stars of heaven, and all this land that I have spoken of will I give to your seed, and they shall possess it for ever!
Who can count the dust of Jacob, and the number of the fourth part of Israel? Let my soul die the death of the righteous, and let my end be like his!
Jehovah your God hath multiplied you, and behold, ye are this day as the stars of heaven for multitude.
For whenever the Israelites put in seed the Mid'ianites and the Amal'ekites and the people of the East would come up and attack them;
1 Kings 3:8
And thy servant is in the midst of thy people which thou hast chosen, a great people, that cannot be numbered nor counted for multitude.
1 Kings 4:20
Judah and Israel were many, as the sand which is by the sea in multitude, eating and drinking and making merry.
1 Chronicles 21:5
And Joab gave the sum of the number of the people to David. And all they of Israel were eleven hundred thousand men that drew sword; and of Judah, four hundred and seventy thousand men that drew sword.
1 Chronicles 27:23
And David took not their number from twenty years old and under; for Jehovah had said he would increase Israel as the stars of heaven.
2 Chronicles 17:14
And these are the numbers of them according to their fathers' houses. Of Judah the captains of thousands: Adnah the captain, and with him three hundred thousand mighty men of valour;
Oh that thou hadst hearkened to my commandments! Then would thy peace have been as a river, and thy righteousness as the waves of the sea;
As the host of the heavens cannot be numbered, nor the sand of the sea measured, so will I multiply the seed of David my servant, and the Levites that minister unto me.
Therefore it is on the principle of faith, that it might be according to grace, in order to the promise being sure to all the seed, not to that only which is of the law, but to that also which is of Abraham's faith, who is father of us all,
Wherefore also there have been born of one, and that of one become dead, even as the stars of heaven in multitude, and as the countless sand which is by the sea shore.
After these things I saw, and lo, a great crowd, which no one could number, out of every nation and tribes and peoples and tongues, standing before the throne, and before the Lamb, clothed with white robes, and palm branches in their hands.