'Generations' in the Bible
This is the historical record of Adam's generations. When God created mankind, he made them in his own likeness.
God also said, "Here's the symbol that represents the covenant that I'm making between me and you and every living being with you, for all future generations:
Moses said, "This is what the LORD has commanded: "Set aside one omer of it for future generations, so that they may see the food with which I fed you in the desert when I brought you out of the land of Egypt.'"
Then Moses told Aaron, "Take a jar, fill it with about one omer of manna, and place it in the LORD's presence, to be preserved throughout future generations."
It is to be a regular burnt offering throughout your generations at the doorway to the Tent of Meeting in the LORD's presence, where I'll meet with you to speak to you there.
and when Aaron sets up the lamps at twilight, he is to offer it as a continual incense offering in the LORD's presence throughout your generations.
Each year Aaron is to make atonement on its horns with the blood of the sin offering of atonement. He is to make atonement on it each year throughout your generations. It is most holy to the LORD."
"This is to be a lasting statute for all your generations, wherever you live. You are not to eat any fat or blood."
Every male of Aaron's sons is to eat it as a portion continually allotted for your generations from the offerings made by fire to the Lord. Anyone who touches them is to be holy."
This is what the LORD had commanded to give them the day he anointed them from among the Israelis a perpetual portion for their generations.
"You and your sons with you are not to drink wine that is, any intoxicating drink when you enter the Tent of Meeting. That way, you won't die. This is to be a perpetual statute throughout your generations.
They are no longer to slaughter their sacrifices to the goat demons, with whom they have been committing prostitution. This will be a perpetual statute for you throughout your generations.
"Tell Aaron that whoever of your descendants throughout their generations has a bodily defect is not to approach to offer the food of his God.
Tell them that whoever among your descendants throughout your generations approaches the sacred things that the Israelis had consecrated to the LORD while still remaining unclean is to be eliminated from my presence. I am the LORD.
You are not to eat bread, parched grain, or fresh grain until that day when you've brought the offering of your God. This is to be an eternal ordinance throughout your generations, wherever you live."
"On the same day, proclaim a sacred assembly for yourselves. You are not to do any servile work and this is to be an eternal ordinance wherever you live throughout your generations.
You are not to do any work. This is to be an eternal ordinance throughout your generations, wherever you live.
Observe it as a pilgrimage festival in the presence of the LORD for seven days of the year. This is to be an eternal ordinance throughout your generations. Observe the festival during the seventh month.
in order for your future generations to know that the Israelis lived in tents when I brought them out of the land of Egypt. I am the LORD your God."
Outside the Canopy of the Testimony in the Tent of Meeting, Aaron is to arrange it continually in the LORD's presence from evening until morning as an eternal ordinance throughout your generations.
But if it's not redeemed by the end of a full year, then the house next to which is a wall is to belong in perpetuity to the one who bought it throughout his generations. It is not to be returned in the jubilee.
The descendants of Aaron the priest are to blow the trumpets. Have them do this for you permanently throughout your generations to come."
"Now, if a resident alien lives with you, or whoever else is with you throughout your generations, let him make an offering made by fire, a pleasing aroma to the LORD. Just as you do, so is he to do.
There is to be a single standard for your community, one statute for you and the resident alien who lives with you, a long lasting statute throughout your generations. Just as you do, so is the resident alien to do in the presence of the LORD.
From then on, throughout your generations give the first of your bread dough to the LORD."
including anything that the LORD commanded you by the authority of Moses, starting from the day the LORD commanded Moses and continuing through your generations.
"Tell the Israelis that they are to make tassels at the edges of their garments throughout their generations and that they are to put a violet cord on the tassels at the edges of their garments.
The descendants of Levi are to perform the service of the Tent of Meeting and they are to bear their iniquity. This is to be a statute forever, throughout your generations, that they are not to receive an inheritance among the Israelis,
These are to be the statutes and ordinances for you throughout all your generations, regardless of where you live."
Remember the days of old, reflect on the years of previous generations. Ask your father, and he'll tell you; your elders will inform you.
but instead it will serve as a reminder between us and you and between our generations after us, that we are to serve the LORD with our burnt offerings, sacrifices, and peace offerings. That way your descendants will not say to our descendants in the future, "You have no allotment from the LORD."'
only so that successive Israeli generations, who had not known war previously, might come to know it by experience.
This is what the LORD told Jehu: "Your children will sit on Israel's throne for the next four generations." And that is what happened:
His relatives, listed by families when the genealogy was enrolled according to their generations, included the chief, Jeiel, Zechariah,
In addition to them, according to their ancestral records were 36,000 members of their trained army by their generations, because they had many wives and children.
and their genealogical enrollment totaled 20,200 valiant warriors, delineated according to their generations as leaders of their ancestral households.
All of these were the leaders of ancestral households, chiefs according to their generations. They lived in Jerusalem.
along with 956 of their relatives according to their generations. All of these were leaders of families according to their ancestral households.
But the LORD's counsel stands firm forever, the plans in his mind for all generations.
Add day after day to the king's life; may his years continue for many generations.
Has his gracious love ceased forever? Will his promise be unfulfilled in future generations?
But you, LORD, are enthroned forever; You are remembered throughout all generations.
I say, "My God, whose years continue through all generations, do not take me in the middle of my life.
He remembers his eternal covenant every promise he made for a thousand generations,
The LORD will reign forever, your God, Zion, for all generations! Hallelujah!
It will never be inhabited or lived in through all generations; no Bedouin will pitch his tent there; no shepherds will make their flocks lie down there.
Who has performed and carried this out, calling the generations from the beginning? I, the LORD the first and will be with the last I am the One!"
For moths will eat them up just like a garment, and worms will devour them like wool; but my deliverance will last forever, and my salvation to all generations.
"Awake! Awake! Clothe yourself with strength, you arm of the LORD! Awake, as in days gone by, as in generations of long ago. Was it not you who split apart Rehob, who pierced that sea monster through?
"Although you have been forsaken and despised, with no one traveling through, I will make you the everlasting pride, the joy of all generations.
They will rebuild the ancient ruins; they will restore the places long devastated; they will build again the ruined cities, they will build again the places devastated for many generations.
So all the generations from Abraham to David totaled fourteen generations, and from David to the deportation to Babylon totaled fourteen generations, and from the deportation to Babylon to the Messiah there were fourteen generations.
because he has looked favorably on his humble servant. From now on, all generations will call me blessed,
In past generations he allowed all the nations to go their own ways,
After all, Moses has had people to proclaim him in every city for generations, and on every Sabbath his books are read aloud in the synagogues."
which in previous generations was not made known to human beings as it has now been revealed by the Spirit to God's holy apostles and prophets. This is that secret:
to him be glory in the church and in the Messiah Jesus to all generations, forever and ever! Amen.
This secret was hidden throughout the ages and generations but has now been revealed to his saints,