Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Who against hope believed in hope, that he might become the father of many nations; according to that which was spoken, So shall thy seed be.

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Romans 4:19
His faith did not weaken, although he realized that his own body was worn out, for he was about a hundred years old, and that Sarah was past bearing children.
Romans 5:5
and hope will not disappoint us. For, through the holy Spirit that has been given us, God's love has flooded our hearts.
Romans 8:24
It was in this hope that we were saved. But a hope that can be seen is not a hope, for who hopes for what he sees?
Mark 5:35
Even as he spoke people came from the house of the leader of the synagogue and said, "Your daughter is dead. Why should you trouble the Master any further?"
Luke 1:18
Zechariah said to the angel, "How am I to know that this is so? For I am an old man, and my wife is advanced in life."
Acts 27:25
So keep up your courage, gentlemen! For I have faith in God that it will be just as I was told.

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Galatians 4:28
Now we, brothers, are like Isaac, children born in fulfilment of the promise.