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What is the promise of Abraham of the Bible

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In the Bible, God promised Abraham three things; land, a great nation and all his nations will be blessed. All the promises he was given were fulfilled as written in the book of Genesis.

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I think you are talking about Genesis 22:18, where it say ALL Nations of the earth will bless themselves, due to the fact that Abraham listened to God's voice and followed his instructions.
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That word All includes us today, but the word Seed refers to only One seed or person as brought out at Galatians 3:16 which is Christ. Abraham and his family were blessed many times over and that blessing would continue so long as they followed God's instructions, they had the choice. Deuteronomy 30:19,20 I like to share fact.
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His descendants will be like the dust of earth (so many that can't be counted) and his families will be blessed and will be a great nation.
And also there is what about a land that will be for his people.

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The details of the promise to Abraham unfolded gradually throughout his life. Abraham’s faithful obedience was rewarded by further details being revealed to him.

Here is an outline of the promise and it’s different aspects:
•The initial promise given at UR – Genesis 12:2-3 •Abraham would become a great nation and a great name.
•God would bless those that blessed him and curse those that cursed him
•That in Abraham eventually ALL natians will be blessed.

• After entering the land God was to show him Abraham was then given the following promise at Sichem (Shechem) – Genesis 12:7 •Abraham would have children (seed) who would inherit the land

• After an example of Abraham’s unselfish attitude, where Abraham gave his nephew, Lot, first choice over which land he could go and graze his cattle on, these further revelations occur at Bethel- Genesis 13:14-17 •Abraham and his seed would inherit the land of Israel forever
•His seed would be multitudinous

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• When Abraham showed that he believed in God (Genesis 15:6), further developments in the promise are made at Hebron – Genesis 15:1-12+17-20: •God makes a covenant with Abraham by sacrifice.
•The boundaries of the land which God would give to Abraham and his seed are defined.

•After Abraham passed a great test of faith given to him by God, where he demonstrated that he was prepared to scarifice his only beloved son, Isaac, for God, the final installments of the promise are made on Mount Moriah – Genesis 2215-19: •That Abraham’s seed would possess the gate of his enemies (this phrase means to be victorious over them – see Psalm 110:1)
•That in this seed all natians would be blessed.
•The promise was confirmed by an oath from God.


These promises were also repeated to Abraham’s son, Isaac and to Isaac’s son Jacob – see Genesis 26:2-24, 28:3-14, 46:3 and 24:4.
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That the sacrificed son would be Ismael.

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lol
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what's funny?
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God .. makes three promises to Abraham:
1) The promise of a land of his own;
2) the promise to be made into a great nation; and
3) the promise of blessing. These promises form the basis for what will later be called the Abrahamic Covenant (established in Genesis 15 and ratified in Genesis 17). What really makes Abraham special is that he obeyed God. Genesis 12:4 records that, after God called Abraham, he went "as the LORD had told him." This act of faith is so impressive that the author of Hebrews "enshrines" Abraham in the Faith Hall of Fame: "By faith Abraham, when called to go to a place he would later receive as his inheritance, obeyed and went, even though he did not know where he was going" (Hebrews 11:8).
Read more: http://www.gotquestions.org/life-Abraham.html#ixzz2MgMWLUh5

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"After these things God tested Abraham and said to him, "Abraham!" And he said, "Here I am." He said, "Take your son, your only son Isaac, whom you love, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains of which I shall tell you." Genesis 22:1-2
It was Isaac, not Ismael!!
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