[[To the chief Musician for the sons of Korah, Maschil.]] We have heard
with our ears, O God, our fathers have told us, [what
] work thou didst in their days, in the times
of old. ... But
thou hast saved us from our enemies, and hast put them
to shame that hated us.
And he believed
in the LORD; and he counted
it to him for righteousness.
said, O God
of my father Abraham, and God of my father Isaac, the LORD which saidst unto me, Return unto thy country, and to thy kindred, and I will deal well with thee: ... And thou
saidst, I will
surely do thee good, and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.
And he said, Thy name
shall be called no more Jacob, but Israel
: for as a prince hast thou power
with God and with men
, and hast prevailed.
And Moses said unto the people, Fear ye not
, stand still, and see the
salvation of the LORD, which he will shew to you to day: for the Egyptians whom ye have seen to day, ye shall see them again no more for ever. ... The LORD shall fight for you, and ye shall hold
And Israel saw that great work
which the LORD did upon the Egyptians: and the people feared the LORD, and believed
the LORD, and his servant Moses.
1 Samuel 7:9
And Samuel took a sucking
lamb, and offered [it for
] a burnt offering wholly unto the LORD: and Samuel cried unto
the LORD for Israel; and the LORD heard
him. ... Then Samuel took a stone
, and set [it
] between Mizpeh and Shen, and called the name of it Ebenezer
, saying, Hitherto
hath the LORD helped us.
hope believed in hope, that he might become the father of many nations, according to that which was spoken, So shall
thy seed be. ... And therefore it was imputed
to him for righteousness.
By faith Abraham
, when he was called to go out into a place which
he should after receive for an inheritance, obeyed
; and he went out, not knowing whither he went. ... And what shall
I more say? for the time
would fail me to tell of Gedeon
, and [of
] Barak, and [of
, and [of
] David also, and Samuel
, and [of
] the prophets