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Summary

Neither, because they are the seed of Abraham, are they all children: but, In Isaac shall thy seed be called.

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Because

Luke 3:8
Therefore produce fruit that proves your repentance, and don't begin to say to yourselves, 'We have Abraham as our father.' For I tell you that God can raise up children for Abraham from these stones!
Luke 16:24
So he called out, 'Father Abraham, have mercy on me, and send Lazarus to dip the tip of his finger in water and cool my tongue, because I am in anguish in this fire.'
John 8:37
I know that you are Abraham's descendants. But you want to kill me, because my teaching makes no progress among you.
Philippians 3:3
For we are the circumcision, the ones who worship by the Spirit of God, exult in Christ Jesus, and do not rely on human credentials

In isaac

Genesis 21:12
But God said to Abraham, "Do not be upset about the boy or your slave wife. Do all that Sarah is telling you because through Isaac your descendants will be counted.
Hebrews 11:18
God had told him, "Through Isaac descendants will carry on your name,"

General references

Genesis 21:3
Abraham named his son -- whom Sarah bore to him -- Isaac.
Genesis 25:5
Everything he owned Abraham left to his son Isaac.

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