And He took him outside and said, “Now look toward the heavens and (A)count the stars, if you are able to count them.” And He said to him, “(B)So shall your [a]descendants be.”

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  1. Genesis 15:5 Lit seed

17 indeed I will greatly bless you, and I will greatly (A)multiply your [a]seed as the stars of the heavens and as (B)the sand, which is on the seashore; and (C)your [b]seed shall possess the gate of [c]their enemies.

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  1. Genesis 22:17 Or descendants
  2. Genesis 22:17 Or descendants
  3. Genesis 22:17 Lit his

12 For You said, ‘(A)I will assuredly [a]make you prosper and (B)make your [b]descendants as the sand of the sea, which is too great to be counted.’”

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  1. Genesis 32:12 Lit do good with you
  2. Genesis 32:12 Lit seed