Noah Webster's 1828 Dictionary Definition of Truth: Conformity to fact or reality; exact accordance with that which is, or has been, or shall be. The truth of history constitutes its whole value. We rely on the truth of the scriptural prophecies.
ALL PEOPLE BLESSED THROUGH ABRAHAM'S SEED (MESSIAH)
The Lord stated that all the nations would be blessed through the seed of Abram. The initial fulfillment of this comes through Jesus Christ first coming to earth. The complete fulfillment of if will occur when Jesus Christ returns to earth and rules and reigns over all the nations.
THE PROMISE TO ABRAM
1957 BC, 1922 BC (U)
Gen 12:3c …and all peoples on earth will be blessed through you.”
ABRAHAM TESTED TO SACRIFICE ISAAC
1875 BC, 1871 BC (U)
Gen 22:18 and through your offspring all nations on earth will be blessed, because you have obeyed me.”
GOD RENEWS COVENANT WITH ISAAC
1837 BC, 1821 BC (U)
Gen 26:4c …and through your offspring all nations on earth will be blessed,
FAITH OR OBSERVANCE OF THE LAW
Gal 3:8 Scripture foresaw that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, and announced the gospel in advance to Abraham: “All nations will be blessed through you.”
WILL BE FULFILLED
ISRAEL A BLESSING TO THE NATIONS
ONE THOUSAND YEAR REIGN
Act 3:25 And you are heirs of the prophets and of the covenant God made with your fathers. He said to Abraham, ‘Through your offspring all peoples on earth will be blessed.’
Prophecies declared are in blue, prophecies fulfilled are in red, prophecies currently being fulfilled are in green, and prophecies to be fulfilled are in orange. Bold historical context dates are from Jeff Swanson's The Plan dating system, and dates marked (U) are Archbishop Ussher's 1658 dating system. ** The date of this prophecy is in its referential context: the verse has been moved to the time frame of its contextual orientation.