|Overview - Genesis 15|
|1||God encourages Abram, who complains for want of an heir.|
|4||God promises him a son, and a multiplying of his seed.|
|6||Abram is justified by faith.|
|7||Canaan is promised again, and confirmed by a sign, and a vision, prophetic of the condition of his posterity till brought out of Egypt.|
Genesis 15:4 (King James Version)
And, behold, the word of the LORD came unto him, saying, This shall not be thine heir; but he that shall come forth out of thine own bowels shall be thine heir.