Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And I will make your children like the dust of the earth, so that if the dust of the earth may be numbered, then will your children be numbered.
And he said, I am God, the God of your father: go down to Egypt without fear, for I will make a great nation of you there:
And the children of Israel were fertile, increasing very greatly in numbers and in power; and the land was full of them.
And these are the words which you will say before the Lord your God: My father was a wandering Aramaean, and he went down with a small number of people into Egypt; there he became a great and strong nation:
But when the time was near for putting into effect the undertaking which God had given to Abraham, the people were increasing in Egypt,
So that from one man, who was near to death, came children in number as the stars in heaven, or as the sand by the seaside, which may not be numbered.