Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And Israel dwelt in the land of Egypt, in the country of Goshen; and they had possessions therein, and grew, and multiplied exceedingly.

Bible References

Dwelt

Genesis 47:11
So Joseph settled his father and his brothers and gave them a possession in the land of Egypt, in the best of the land, in the land of Rameses, as Pharaoh had ordered.

Grew

Genesis 8:7
and he sent out a raven, and it flew here and there until the water was dried up from the earth.
Genesis 13:16
I will make your descendants as the dust of the earth, so that if anyone can number the dust of the earth, then your descendants can also be numbered.
Genesis 26:4
I will multiply your descendants as the stars of heaven, and will give your descendants all these lands; and by your descendants all the nations of the earth shall be blessed;
Genesis 28:14
Your descendants will also be like the dust of the earth, and you will spread out to the west and to the east and to the north and to the south; and in you and in your descendants shall all the families of the earth be blessed.
Genesis 46:3
He said, “I am God, the God of your father; do not be afraid to go down to Egypt, for I will make you a great nation there.
Exodus 1:7
But the sons of Israel were fruitful and increased greatly, and multiplied, and became exceedingly mighty, so that the land was filled with them.
Deuteronomy 10:22
Your fathers went down to Egypt seventy persons in all, and now the Lord your God has made you as numerous as the stars of heaven.
Deuteronomy 26:5
You shall answer and say before the Lord your God, ‘My father was a wandering Aramean, and he went down to Egypt and sojourned there, few in number; but there he became a great, mighty and populous nation.
Nehemiah 9:23
“You made their sons numerous as the stars of heaven,
And You brought them into the land
Which You had told their fathers to enter and possess.
Psalm 105:24
And He caused His people to be very fruitful,
And made them stronger than their adversaries.
Psalm 107:38
Also He blesses them and they multiply greatly,
And He does not let their cattle decrease.
Zechariah 10:8
“I will whistle for them to gather them together,
For I have redeemed them;
And they will be as numerous as they were before.
Acts 7:17
“But as the time of the promise was approaching which God had assured to Abraham, the people increased and multiplied in Egypt,