31 This was credited to him(A) as righteousness
    for endless generations(B) to come.

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What does Scripture say? “Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness.”[a](A)

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  1. Romans 4:3 Gen. 15:6; also in verse 22
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20 Yet he did not waver through unbelief regarding the promise of God, but was strengthened(A) in his faith and gave glory to God,(B) 21 being fully persuaded that God had power to do what he had promised.(C) 22 This is why “it was credited to him as righteousness.”(D) 23 The words “it was credited to him” were written not for him alone, 24 but also for us,(E) to whom God will credit righteousness—for us who believe in him(F) who raised Jesus our Lord from the dead.(G)

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So also Abraham “believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness.”[a](A)

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  1. Galatians 3:6 Gen. 15:6
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23 And the scripture was fulfilled that says, “Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness,”[a](A) and he was called God’s friend.(B)

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  1. James 2:23 Gen. 15:6
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