16 Now (A)the promises were made (B)to Abraham and to his offspring. It does not say, “And to offsprings,” referring to many, but referring to one, (C)“And to your offspring,” who is Christ.

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15 And thus Abraham,[a] (A)having patiently waited, obtained the promise.

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Footnotes

  1. Hebrews 6:15 Greek he

17 So when God desired to show more convincingly to (A)the heirs of the promise (B)the unchangeable character of his purpose, (C)he guaranteed it with an oath,

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But this man (A)who does not have his descent from them received tithes from Abraham and blessed (B)him who had the promises.

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By faith he went to live in (A)the land of promise, as in a foreign land, (B)living in tents (C)with Isaac and Jacob, heirs with him of the same promise.

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17 By faith (A)Abraham, when he was tested, offered up Isaac, and he who had received the promises was in the act of offering up his only son,

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This means that it is not the children of the flesh who are the children of God, but (A)the children of the promise are counted as offspring.

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32 And we bring you the good news (A)that what God promised to the fathers,

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