Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I know that you are Abraham's seed, yet you seek to kill me, because my word finds no place in you.
Don't think to yourselves, 'We have Abraham for our father,' for I tell you that God is able to raise up children to Abraham from these stones.
that you may be children of your Father who is in heaven. For he makes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and sends rain on the just and the unjust.
For he is not a Jew who is one outwardly, neither is that circumcision which is outward in the flesh;
He is the father of circumcision to those who not only are of the circumcision, but who also walk in the steps of that faith of our father Abraham, which he had in uncircumcision.
Neither, because they are Abraham's seed, are they all children. But, "In Isaac will your seed be called."
Know therefore that those who are of faith, the same are children of Abraham.
You see that faith worked with his works, and by works faith was perfected;