The Abrahamic Covenant

1 After these events, the word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision: Do not be afraid, Abram. I am your shield; your reward will be very great.

References for Genesis 15:1

      2 But Abram said, "Lord God , what can You give me, since I am childless and the heir of my house is Eliezer of Damascus?"a

      References for Genesis 15:2

        • a 15:2 - Hb obscure
          3 Abram continued, "Look, You have given me no offspring, so a slave born inb my house will be my heir."

          References for Genesis 15:3

            • b 15:3 - Lit a son of
              4 Now the word of the Lord came to him: "This one will not be your heir; instead, one who comes from your own bodyc will be your heir."

              References for Genesis 15:4

                • c 15:4 - Lit loins