Genesis 15:2-6 NIV

2 But Abram said, "O Sovereign LORD,1 what can you give me since I remain childless2 and the one who will inherita my estate is Eliezer of Damascus?3"

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    • c 15:2 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this phrase is uncertain.
      3 And Abram said, "You have given me no children; so a servant4 in my household5 will be my heir."

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      4 Then the word of the LORD came to him: "This man will not be your heir, but a son coming from your own body will be your heir.6"

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      5 He took him outside and said, "Look up at the heavens and count the stars7--if indeed you can count them." Then he said to him, "So shall your offspring be."8

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      6 Abram believed the LORD, and he credited it to him as righteousness.9

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