Thematic Bible

Genesis 17:1 (show verse)

When Abram was ninety years old and nine, the LORD appeared to him saying, "I am the almighty God: walk before me and be uncorrupt.

Genesis 17:2 (show verse)

And I will make my covenant between thee and me, and will multiply thee exceedingly."

Genesis 17:3 (show verse)

And Abram fell on his face. And God talked moreover with him, saying,

Genesis 17:4 (show verse)

"I am. Behold, my covenant is with thee, that thou shalt be a father of many nations.

Genesis 17:5 (show verse)

Therefore shalt thou no more be called Abram, but thy name shall be Abraham: for a father of many nations have I made thee,

Genesis 17:6 (show verse)

and I will multiply thee exceedingly, and will make nations of thee: yea, and kings shall spring out of thee.

Genesis 17:7 (show verse)

Moreover, I will make my covenant between me, and thee, and thy seed after thee; in their times to be an everlasting testament, so that I will be God unto thee, and to thy seed after thee.

Genesis 17:8 (show verse)

And I will give unto thee, and to thy seed after thee, the land wherein thou art a stranger: even all the land of Canaan, for an everlasting possession, and will be their God."

Genesis 17:9 (show verse)

And God said unto Abraham, "See thou keep my covenant, both thou and thy seed after thee in their times.

Genesis 17:10 (show verse)

This is my covenant which ye shall keep between me and you and thy seed after thee: that ye circumcise all your men children.

Genesis 17:11 (show verse)

Ye shall circumcise the foreskin of your flesh, and it shall be a token of the covenant betwixt me and you.

Genesis 17:12 (show verse)

And every manchild when it is eight days old, shall be circumcised among you in your generations, and all servants also born at home or bought with money, though they be strangers and not of thy seed.

Genesis 17:13 (show verse)

The servant born in thy house, and he also that is bought with money, must needs be circumcised, that my covenant may be in your flesh, for an everlasting bond.

Genesis 17:14 (show verse)

If there be any uncircumcised manchild, that hath not the foreskin of his flesh cut off, his soul shall perish from his people: because he hath broken my covenant."

Genesis 17:15 (show verse)

And God said unto Abraham, "Sarai, thy wife, shall no more be called Sarai: but Sara shall her name be.

Genesis 17:16 (show verse)

For I will bless her and give thee a son of her; and will bless her so that people, yea and kings of people, shall spring of her."

Genesis 17:17 (show verse)

And Abraham fell upon his face and laughed, and said in his heart, "Shall a child be born unto him that is a hundred years old? And shall Sara, that is ninety years old, bear?"

Genesis 17:18 (show verse)

And Abraham said unto God, "O that Ishmael might live in thy sight!"

Genesis 17:19 (show verse)

Then said God, "Nay. Sara thy wife shall bear thee a son, and thou shalt call his name Isaac. And I will make my covenant with him, that it shall be an everlasting covenant unto his seed after him.

Genesis 17:20 (show verse)

And as concerning Ishmael also, I have heard thy request: lo, I will bless him and increase him, and multiply him exceedingly. Twelve princes shall he beget, and I will make a great nation of him.

Genesis 17:21 (show verse)

But my covenant will I make with Isaac, which Sara shall bear unto thee: even this time, twelve month."

Genesis 17:22 (show verse)

And God left off talking with him, and departed up from Abraham.

Genesis 17:23 (show verse)

And Abraham took Ishmael his son, and all the servants born in his house, and all that was bought with money; as many as were men children among the men of Abraham's house, and circumcised the foreskin of their flesh, even the selfsame day, as God had said unto him.

Genesis 17:24 (show verse)

Abraham was ninety years old and nine when he cut off the foreskin of his flesh.

Genesis 17:25 (show verse)

And Ishmael his son was thirteen years old, when the foreskin of his flesh was circumcised.

Genesis 17:26 (show verse)

The selfsame day was Abraham circumcised and Ishmael his son.

Genesis 17:27 (show verse)

And all the men in his house, whether they were born in his house or bought with money, though they were strangers, were circumcised with him.