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Genesis 15:4-6 NIV

4 Then the word of the LORD came to him: “This man will not be your heir, but a son who is your own flesh and blood will be your heir.”

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5 He took him outside and said, “Look up at the sky and count the stars—if indeed you can count them.” Then he said to him, “So shall your offspringa be.”

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6 Abram believed the LORD, and he credited it to him as righteousness.

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      • a 15:1 - Or "sovereign"
      • b 15:1 - Or "shield;" / "your reward will be very great"
      • c 15:2 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this phrase is uncertain.
      • d 15:5 - Or "seed"
      • e 15:18 - Or "river"