God's Promise To Abraham

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Genesis 12:1-3

And Jehovah had said to Abram, Go out of thy land, and from thy kindred, and from thy father's house, to the land that I will shew thee. And I will make of thee a great nation, and bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing. And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee; and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed.

Galatians 3:16

But to Abraham were the promises addressed, and to his seed: he does not say, And to seeds, as of many; but as of one, And to thy seed; which is Christ.

Romans 4:13

For it was not by law that the promise was to Abraham, or to his seed, that he should be heir of the world, but by righteousness of faith.

Galatians 3:18

For if the inheritance be on the principle of law, it is no longer on the principle of promise; but God gave it in grace to Abraham by promise.

Galatians 4:23

But he that was of the maid servant was born according to flesh, and he that was of the free woman through the promise.

Acts 13:32

And we declare unto you the glad tidings of the promise made to the fathers,

Acts 26:6

And now I stand to be judged because of the hope of the promise made by God to our fathers,

Romans 9:4

who are Israelites; whose is the adoption, and the glory, and the covenants, and the law-giving, and the service, and the promises;

Romans 15:8

For I say that Jesus Christ became a minister of the circumcision for the truth of God, to confirm the promises of the fathers;

Acts 7:5

And he did not give him an inheritance in it, not even what his foot could stand on; and promised to give it to him for a possession, and to his seed after him, when he had no child.

Acts 7:17

But as the time of promise drew near which God had promised to Abraham, the people increased and multiplied in Egypt,

Romans 4:14

For if they which are of law be heirs, faith is made vain, and the promise made of no effect.

Galatians 3:21

Is then the law against the promises of God? Far be the thought. For if a law had been given able to quicken, then indeed righteousness were on the principle of law;

Hebrews 7:6

but he who has no genealogy from them has tithed Abraham, and blessed him who had the promises.

Hebrews 11:9

By faith he sojourned as a stranger in the land of promise as a foreign country, having dwelt in tents with Isaac and Jacob, the heirs with him of the same promise;

Galatians 4:28

But ye, brethren, after the pattern of Isaac, are children of promise.

Romans 9:8

That is, they that are the children of the flesh, these are not the children of God; but the children of the promise are reckoned as seed.

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