God's Promise To Abraham

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Genesis 12:1-3

And Yahweh said to Abram, "Go out from your land and from your relatives, and from the house of your father, to the land that I will show you. And I will make you a great nation, and I will bless you, and I will make your name great. And you will be a blessing. And I will bless those who bless you, and those who curse you I will curse. And all families of the earth will be blessed in you."

Genesis 22:17

that I will certainly bless you and greatly multiply your offspring as the stars of heaven, and as the sand that is by the shore of the sea. And your offspring will take possession of the gate of his enemies.

Galatians 3:16

Now to Abraham and to his descendant the promises were spoken. It does not say, "and to descendants," as concerning many, but as concerning one, "and to your descendant," who is Christ.

Romans 4:13

For the promise to Abraham or to his descendants, [that] he would be heir of the world, [was] not through the law, but through the righteousness by faith.

Galatians 3:18

For if the inheritance [is] from the law, [it is] no longer from the promise, but God graciously gave [it] to Abraham through the promise.

Galatians 4:23

But the one by the female slave was born according to human descent, and the one by the free woman through the promise,

Acts 13:32

And we proclaim the good news to you: that the promise that was made to the fathers,

Acts 26:6

And now I stand here on trial on the basis of hope in the promise made by God to our fathers,

Romans 9:4

who are Israelites, [to] whom [belong] the adoption, and the glory, and the covenants, and the giving of the law, and the [temple] service, and the promises,

Romans 15:8

For I say, Christ has become a servant of the circumcision on behalf of the truth of God, in order to confirm the promises to the fathers,

Acts 7:5

And he did not give him an inheritance in it--not even a footstep--and he promised to give [it] to him for his possession, and to his descendants after him, {although he did not have} a child.

Acts 7:17

"But as the time of the promise that God had made to Abraham was drawing near, the people increased and multiplied in Egypt

Romans 4:14

For if those of the law [are] heirs, faith is rendered void and the promise is nullified.

Galatians 3:19

Why then the law? It was added on account of transgressions, until the descendant should come to whom it had been promised, having been ordered through angels by the hand of a mediator.

Galatians 3:21

Therefore [is] the law opposed to the promises of God? May it never be! For if a law had been given that was able to give life, certainly righteousness would have been from the law.

Hebrews 7:6

But the one who did not trace [his] descent from them collected tithes from Abraham and blessed the one who had the promises.

Hebrews 11:9

By faith he lived in the land of promise as a stranger, living in tents with Isaac and Jacob, the fellow heirs of the same promise.

Galatians 4:28

But you, brothers, are children of the promise, just as Isaac.

Romans 9:8

That is, [it is] not the children {by human descent} [who are] children of God, but the children of the promise are counted as descendants.

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