I will bless those who bless you,
I will curse those who treat you with contempt,
and all the peoples on earth
will be blessed through you.
May peoples serve you
and nations bow down to you.
Be master over your brothers;
may your mother’s sons bow down to you.
Those who curse you will be cursed,
and those who bless you will be blessed.
He crouches, he lies down like a lion
or a lioness—who dares to rouse him?
Those who bless you will be blessed,
and those who curse you will be cursed.
I will make you into a great nation,
I will bless you,
I will make your name great,
and you will be a blessing.
Abraham is to become a great and powerful nation, and all the nations of the earth will be blessed through him.
And all the nations of the earth will be blessed by your offspring because you have obeyed My command.”
I will make your offspring as numerous as the stars of the sky, I will give your offspring all these lands, and all the nations of the earth will be blessed by your offspring,
You are the sons of the prophets and of the covenant that God made with your ancestors, saying to Abraham, And all the families of the earth will be blessed through your offspring.
Your offspring will be like the dust of the earth, and you will spread out toward the west, the east, the north, and the south. All the peoples on earth will be blessed through you and your offspring.
He is always generous, always lending,
and his children are a blessing.
But Laban said to him, “If I have found favor in your sight, stay. I have learned by divination that the Lord has blessed me because of you.”
For you had very little before I came, but now your wealth has increased. The Lord has blessed you because of me. And now, when will I also do something for my own family?”
From the time that he put him in charge of his household and of all that he owned, the Lord blessed the Egyptian’s house because of Joseph. The Lord’s blessing was on all that he owned, in his house and in his fields.
May his name endure forever;
as long as the sun shines,
may his fame increase.
May all nations be blessed by him
and call him blessed.
A city is built up by the blessing of the upright,
but it is torn down by the mouth of the wicked.
May God give you and your offspring the blessing of Abraham so that you may possess the land where you live as a foreigner, the land God gave to Abraham.”
He who comes in the name
of the Lord is blessed.
From the house of the Lord we bless you.
I will make them and the area around My hill a blessing: I will send down showers in their season—showers of blessing.
As you have been a curse among the nations, house of Judah and house of Israel, so I will save you, and you will be a blessing. Don’t be afraid; let your hands be strong.”
No foul language is to come from your mouth, but only what is good for building up someone in need, so that it gives grace to those who hear.
On that day Israel will form a triple alliance with Egypt and Assyria—a blessing within the land.