16 and said, “By myself I have sworn,”(A) this is the Lord’s declaration: “Because you have done this thing and have not withheld your only son, 17 I will indeed bless you(B) and make your offspring as numerous as the stars of the sky(C) and the sand on the seashore.(D) Your offspring will possess the city gates of their[a] enemies.(E)

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. 22:17 Lit his

Inheriting the Promise

13 For when God made a promise to Abraham, since he had no one greater to swear by, he swore by himself:

Read full chapter

Bible Gateway Recommends

CSB She Reads Truth Bible--Imitation Leather, champagne (indexed)
CSB She Reads Truth Bible--Imitation Leather, champagne (indexed)
Retail: $59.99
Our Price: $38.99
Save: $21.00 (35%)
CSB Apologetics Study Bible, Mahogany LeatherTouch
CSB Apologetics Study Bible, Mahogany LeatherTouch
Retail: $59.99
Our Price: $41.99
Save: $18.00 (30%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
CSB Ancient Faith Study Bible--soft leather-look, tan
CSB Ancient Faith Study Bible--soft leather-look, tan
Retail: $69.99
Our Price: $44.99
Save: $25.00 (36%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
CSB She Reads Truth Bible--LeatherTouch, champagne
CSB She Reads Truth Bible--LeatherTouch, champagne
Retail: $49.99
Our Price: $33.99
Save: $16.00 (32%)
CSB Tony Evans Study Bible--soft leather-look, black/brown
CSB Tony Evans Study Bible--soft leather-look, black/brown
Retail: $69.99
Our Price: $45.49
Save: $24.50 (35%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
CSB Tony Evans Study Bible--genuine leather, black (indexed)
CSB Tony Evans Study Bible--genuine leather, black (indexed)
Retail: $99.99
Our Price: $67.99
Save: $32.00 (32%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars

Bible Gateway Sponsors