Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
So Abram went, as Yahweh had spoken to him. Lot went with him. Abram was seventy-five years old when he departed out of Haran.
Abraham took Ishmael his son, all who were born in his house, and all who were bought with his money; every male among the men of Abraham's house, and circumcised the flesh of their foreskin in the same day, as God had said to him.
For I have known him, to the end that he may command his children and his household after him, that they may keep the way of Yahweh, to do righteousness and justice; to the end that Yahweh may bring on Abraham that which he has spoken of him."
and said, "I have sworn by myself, says Yahweh, because you have done this thing, and have not withheld your son, your only son,
Praise Yah! Blessed is the man who fears Yahweh, who delights greatly in his commandments.
Whoever, therefore, shall break one of these least commandments, and teach others to do so, shall be called least in the Kingdom of Heaven; but whoever shall do and teach them shall be called great in the Kingdom of Heaven.
"Everyone therefore who hears these words of mine, and does them, I will liken him to a wise man, who built his house on a rock.
1 Corinthians 15:58
Therefore, my beloved brothers, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the Lord's work, because you know that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision amounts to anything, nor uncircumcision, but faith working through love.
By faith, Abraham, when he was called, obeyed to go out to the place which he was to receive for an inheritance. He went out, not knowing where he went.
Wasn't Abraham our father justified by works, in that he offered up Isaac his son on the altar?