17 By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered up Isaac.(A) He received the promises and yet he was offering his one and only son, 18 the one to whom it had been said, Your offspring[a] will be traced through Isaac.[b](B) 19 He considered God to be able even to raise someone from the dead;(C) therefore, he received him back, figuratively speaking.[c]

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. 11:18 Lit seed
  2. 11:18 Gn 21:12
  3. 11:19 Or back, as a foreshadowing, or as a type

Bible Gateway Recommends

CSB He Reads Truth Bible, Black Leathertouch Imitation Leather
CSB He Reads Truth Bible, Black Leathertouch Imitation Leather
Retail: $49.99
Our Price: $29.99
Save: $20.00 (40%)
4.0 of 5.0 stars
CSB Apologetics Study Bible, charcoal cloth over board
CSB Apologetics Study Bible, charcoal cloth over board
Retail: $49.99
Our Price: $14.99
Save: $35.00 (70%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
CSB She Reads Truth Bible--soft leather-look, rose gold
CSB She Reads Truth Bible--soft leather-look, rose gold
Retail: $49.99
Our Price: $29.99
Save: $20.00 (40%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
CSB Kids Bible, Space LeatherTouch
CSB Kids Bible, Space LeatherTouch
Retail: $29.99
Our Price: $8.99
Save: $21.00 (70%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
CSB Law Enforcement Officer's Bible, Black LeatherTouch
CSB Law Enforcement Officer's Bible, Black LeatherTouch
Retail: $24.99
Our Price: $12.49
Save: $12.50 (50%)
CSB Giant Print Reference Bible--genuine leather, black (indexed)
CSB Giant Print Reference Bible--genuine leather, black (indexed)
Retail: $89.99
Our Price: $26.99
Save: $63.00 (70%)