46 occurrences

'Promise' in the Bible

After the number of the days in which ye spied out the land, even forty days, each day for a year, ye shall bear your iniquities forty years, and ye shall know my reason for annulling my promise.

Therefore, now, LORD God of Israel, fulfill unto thy slave David, my father, what thou didst promise him, saying, There shall not fail thee a man in my sight to sit on the throne of Israel, if thy sons keep their way, that they walk before me as thou hast walked before me.

Then they said, We will return it and will require nothing of them; so we will do as thou sayest. Then I called the priests and caused them to sware that they should do according to this promise.

Also I shook my lap and said, Thus will God shake out each man from his house and from his labour, that does not perform this promise, even thus shall he be shaken out and emptied. And all the congregation said, Amen, and praised the LORD. And the people did according to this promise.

And thou didst give them bread from heaven in their hunger and didst bring forth water for them out of the rock in their thirst and didst promise them that they should go in to possess the land which thou hadst sworn to give them.

and gathering them together, he commanded them that they should not depart from Jerusalem, but wait for the promise of the Father, Which, he said, ye have heard of me.

But when the time of the promise drew nigh, which God had sworn to Abraham, the people grew and multiplied in Egypt,

Of this man's seed has God according to his promise raised up Jesus as Saviour unto Israel:

And we declare unto you the gospel of the promise which was made unto the fathers,

But do not believe them, for more than forty of them lie in wait to ambush him, who have vowed under a curse that they will neither eat nor drink until they have killed him, and now they are ready, looking for a promise from thee.

And now I stand and am judged for the hope of the promise made of God unto our fathers;

unto which promise our twelve tribes, constantly serving God day and night, hope to come. For which hope's sake, King Agrippa, I am accused of the Jews.

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

For if those who are of the law are the heirs, faith is in vain, and the promise annulled,

For the word of the promise is this, At this time I will come, and Sara shall have a son.

And this I say that regarding the covenant, that was confirmed before of God in Christ, the law, which was four hundred and thirty years after, cannot cancel it, that it should make the promise of no effect.

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

But he who was of the bondwoman was born according to the flesh, but he of the freewoman was born through the promise.

Paul, apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, according to the promise of life which is in Christ Jesus,

Let us, therefore, fear, lest a promise being left us of entering into his rest, any of you should seem to come short of it.

By faith he sojourned in the promised land, as in a strange country, dwelling in booths with Isaac and Jacob, the heirs with him of the same promise;

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἐπαγγέλλω 
Epaggello 
Usage: 15

אמר 
'omer 
Usage: 6

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

תּנוּאה 
T@nuw'ah 
Usage: 2

ἐξομολογέω 
Exomologeo 
Usage: 8

ἐπαγγελία 
Epaggelia 
Usage: 51

ἐπάγγελμα 
Epaggelma 
Usage: 2

ὁμολογέω 
Homologeo 
Usage: 19

προεπαγγέλλομαι 
Proepaggellomai 
Usage: 1