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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Against

Romans 4:19
And, without growing weak in faith, he could contemplate his own vital powers which had now decayed--for he was nearly 100 years old--and Sarah's barrenness.
Romans 5:5
and that this hope never disappoints, because God's love for us floods our hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to us.
Romans 8:24
It is *in hope* that we have been saved. But an object of hope is such no longer when it is present to view; for when a man has a thing before his eyes, how can he be said to hope for it?
Mark 5:35
While He is yet speaking, men come from the house to the Warden, and say, "Your daughter is dead: why trouble the Rabbi further?"
Luke 1:18
"By what proof," asked Zechariah, "shall I know this? For I am an old man, and my wife is far advanced in years."
Acts 27:25
"Therefore, Sirs, take courage; for I believe God, and am convinced that things will happen exactly as I have been told.

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Galatians 4:28
But you, brethren, like Isaac, are children born in fulfilment of a promise.