Genesis 12:3 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.
And God said, Sarah
thy wife shall bear thee a son indeed; and thou shalt call his name Isaac
: and I will establish my covenant with him for an everlasting covenant, [and
] with his seed after him.
Genesis 22:18 And in
thy seed shall all the nations of the earth be blessed; because thou hast obeyed
And I will make thy seed to multiply
as the stars of heaven, and will give unto thy seed all these countries; and in thy seed shall
all the nations of the earth be blessed;
And thy seed
shall be as the dust of the earth, and thou shalt spread abroad
to the west, and to the east, and to the north, and to the south: and in thee
and in thy seed shall all the families of the earth be blessed.
O ye seed
of Abraham his servant, ye children of Jacob his chosen
. ... And confirmed the same unto Jacob for a law, [and
] to Israel [for
] an everlasting
The LORD hath sworn
] truth unto David; he will not turn from it; Of the fruit
of thy body
will I set upon thy throne. ... There will I make
the horn of David to bud: I have ordained
for mine anointed.
As concerning the gospel, [they are
] enemies for your sakes: but
as touching the election, [they are
] beloved for the fathers' sakes. ... For the gifts and calling of God [are
] without repentance.
Abraham and his seed were the promises made. He saith not, And to seeds, as of many; but as of one, And to thy seed, which
is Christ. ... And this
I say, [that
] the covenant
, that was confirmed before of God in Christ, the law, which
was four hundred and thirty years after, cannot
disannul, that it
should make the promise of none