Genesis 22:8-18 NIV

8 Abraham answered, “God himself will provide the lamb for the burnt offering, my son.” And the two of them went on together.

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      9 When they reached the place God had told him about, Abraham built an altar there and arranged the wood on it. He bound his son Isaac and laid him on the altar, on top of the wood.

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      10 Then he reached out his hand and took the knife to slay his son.

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          11 But the angel of the LORD called out to him from heaven, “Abraham! Abraham!” “Here I am,” he replied.

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              12 “Do not lay a hand on the boy,” he said. “Do not do anything to him. Now I know that you fear God, because you have not withheld from me your son, your only son.”

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              13 Abraham looked up and there in a thicket he saw a rama caught by its horns. He went over and took the ram and sacrificed it as a burnt offering instead of his son.

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                • ¼ 22:13 - Many manuscripts of the Masoretic Text, Samaritan Pentateuch, Septuagint and Syriac; most manuscripts of the Masoretic Text "a ram behind him"
                  14 So Abraham called that place The LORD Will Provide. And to this day it is said, “On the mountain of the LORD it will be provided.”

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                  15 The angel of the LORD called to Abraham from heaven a second time

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                  16 and said, “I swear by myself, declares the LORD, that because you have done this and have not withheld your son, your only son,

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                  17 I will surely bless you and make your descendants as numerous as the stars in the sky and as the sand on the seashore. Your descendants will take possession of the cities of their enemies,

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                  18 and through your offspringb all nations on earth will be blessed,c because you have obeyed me.”

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                    • ½ 22:18 - Or "seed"
                    • ¾ 22:18 - Or "and all nations on earth will use the name of your offspring in blessings" (see 48:20)