Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
for what if some betrayed their trust? shall their unfaithfulness render
he it was who against hope believed in hope, that he should become the father of many nations, according to what was told him, "so shall thy posterity be:"
2 Corinthians 1:18
God is my witness, I never prevaricated with you.
Paul a servant of God, and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to declare the faith which recommends men to the divine favour, and to convince them of that truth, which leads to piety,
wherefore God was willing to give the heirs of promise a stronger proof of the immutability of his counsel, by the intervention of an oath:
1 John 5:9
if we receive the testimony of men, the testimony of God is greater: now this is the testimony, which God has given us of his son.