Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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 gate of his enemies;

Shore

Bible References

In blessing

Genesis 12:2
I will make you into a great nation,
I will bless you,
I will make your name great,
and you will be a blessing.
Genesis 27:28
May God give to you—
from the dew of the sky
and from the richness of the land
an abundance of grain and new wine.
Genesis 28:3
May God Almighty bless you and make you fruitful and multiply you so that you become an assembly of peoples.
Genesis 49:25
by the God of your father who helps you,
and by the Almighty who blesses you
with blessings of the heavens above,
blessings of the deep that lies below,
and blessings of the breasts and the womb.
Deuteronomy 28:2
All these blessings will come and overtake you, because you obey the Lord your God:
Ephesians 1:3
Praise the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavens.

I will multiply

Genesis 13:16
I will make your offspring like the dust of the earth, so that if anyone could count the dust of the earth, then your offspring could be counted.
Genesis 15:5
He took him outside and said, “Look at the sky and count the stars, if you are able to count them.” Then He said to him, “Your offspring will be that numerous.”
Genesis 17:6
I will make you extremely fruitful and will make nations and kings come from you.
Genesis 26:4
I will make your offspring as numerous as the stars of the sky, I will give your offspring all these lands, and all the nations of the earth will be blessed by your offspring,
Deuteronomy 1:10
The Lord your God has so multiplied you that today you are as numerous as the stars of the sky.
Jeremiah 33:22
The hosts of heaven cannot be counted; the sand of the sea cannot be measured. So, too, I will make the descendants of My servant David and the Levites who minister to Me innumerable.”

Shore

1 Kings 9:26
King Solomon put together a fleet of ships at Ezion-geber, which is near Eloth on the shore of the Red Sea in the land of Edom.

Thy seed

Genesis 24:60
They blessed Rebekah, saying to her:

Our sister, may you become
thousands upon ten thousands.
May your offspring possess
the gates of their enemies.
Numbers 24:17
I see him, but not now;
I perceive him, but not near.
A star will come from Jacob,
and a scepter will arise from Israel.
He will smash the forehead of Moab
and strike down all the Shethites.
Deuteronomy 21:19
his father and mother must take hold of him and bring him to the elders of his city, to the gate of his hometown.
Psalm 2:8
Ask of Me,
and I will make the nations Your inheritance
and the ends of the earth Your possession.
Psalm 72:8
May he rule from sea to sea
and from the Euphrates
to the ends of the earth.
Jeremiah 32:22
You gave them this land You swore to give to their ancestors, a land flowing with milk and honey.
Daniel 2:44
“In the days of those kings, the God of heaven will set up a kingdom that will never be destroyed, and this kingdom will not be left to another people. It will crush all these kingdoms and bring them to an end, but will itself endure forever.
Micah 1:9
For her wound is incurable
and has reached even Judah;
it has approached the gate of my people,
as far as Jerusalem.
Luke 1:68
Praise the Lord, the God of Israel,
because He has visited
and provided redemption for His people.
1 Corinthians 15:57
But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory
through our Lord Jesus Christ!
Revelation 11:15
The seventh angel blew his trumpet, and there were loud voices in heaven saying:

The kingdom of the world has become the kingdom
of our Lord and of His Messiah,
and He will reign forever and ever!

General references

Genesis 1:28
God blessed them, and God said to them, “Be fruitful, multiply, fill the earth, and subdue it. Rule the fish of the sea, the birds of the sky, and every creature that crawls on the earth.”
Genesis 9:9
“Understand that I am confirming My covenant with you and your descendants after you,
Genesis 12:2
I will make you into a great nation,
I will bless you,
I will make your name great,
and you will be a blessing.
Genesis 13:16
I will make your offspring like the dust of the earth, so that if anyone could count the dust of the earth, then your offspring could be counted.
Genesis 36:1
These are the family records of Esau (that is, Edom).
Genesis 41:49
So Joseph stored up grain in such abundance—like the sand of the sea—that he stopped measuring it because it was beyond measure.
Deuteronomy 28:4
Your descendants will be blessed,
and your land’s produce,
and the offspring of your livestock,
including the young of your herds
and the newborn of your flocks.
Psalm 105:9
the covenant He made with Abraham,
swore to Isaac,
Psalm 112:2
His descendants will be powerful in the land;
the generation of the upright will be blessed.
Micah 7:20
You will show loyalty to Jacob
and faithful love to Abraham,
as You swore to our fathers
from days long ago.
Luke 1:73
the oath that He swore to our father Abraham.
He has given us the privilege,

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