Thus Ezekiel will be a sign to you; according to all that he has done, you will do. When this comes, then you will know that I am the Lord God.'"'"
For "the name of God is blasphemed among the Gentiles because of you," just as it is written.Isaiah 52:5; Ezekiel 36:22
Therefore"'Come out from among them,and be separate,' says the Lord.'Touch no unclean thing.I will receive you.Isaiah 52:11; Ezekiel 20:34,41
So he drove out the man; and he placed cherubim at the east of the garden of Eden, and a flaming sword which turned every way, to guard the way to the tree of life.Ezekiel 10.
What agreement has a temple of God with idols? For you are a temple of the living God. Even as God said, "I will dwell in them, and walk in them; and I will be their God, and they will be my people."Leviticus 26:12; Jeremiah 32:38; Ezekiel 37:27
Therefore it also was "credited to him for righteousness."Genesis 15:6
it was said to her, "The elder will serve the younger."Genesis 25:23
to whom it was said, "your offspring will be accounted as from Isaac";Genesis 21:12
Or don't you know that he who is joined to a prostitute is one body? For, "The two", he says, "will become one flesh."Genesis 2:24
For this is a word of promise, "At the appointed time I will come, and Sarah will have a son."Genesis 18:10,14
For what does the Scripture say? "Abraham believed God, and it was accounted to him for righteousness."Genesis 15:6
'I will judge the nation to which they will be in bondage,' said God, 'and after that will they come out, and serve me in this place.'Genesis 15:13-14
saying, "Surely blessing I will bless you, and multiplying I will multiply you."Genesis 22:17
But from the beginning of the creation, God made them male and female.Genesis 1:27
"For this cause a man will leave his father and mother, and will be joined to his wife. The two will become one flesh."Genesis 2:24
and said, 'For this cause a man shall leave his father and mother, and shall join to his wife; and the two shall become one flesh?'Genesis 2:24
I am the good shepherd.Isaiah 40:11; Ezekiel 34:11-12,15,22The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.
and the Scripture was fulfilled which says, "Abraham believed God, and it was accounted to him as righteousness"; and he was called the friend of God.Genesis 15:6
The LORD' s
word came to Ezekiel the priest, the son of Buzi, in the land of the Chaldeans by the river Chebar; and The LORD's hand was there on him.
As it is written, "I have made you a father of many nations." This is in the presence of him whom he believed: God, who gives life to the dead, and calls the things that are not, as though they were.Genesis 17:5
The Scripture, foreseeing that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, preached the Good News beforehand to Abraham, saying, "In you all the nations will be blessed."Genesis 12:3; 18:18; 22:18
Besides hope, Abraham in hope believed, to the end that he might become a father of many nations, according to that which had been spoken, "So will your offspring be."Genesis 15:5
He answered,"Haven't you read that he who made them from the beginning made them male and female,Genesis 1:27
So also it is written, "The first man, Adam, became a living soul." The last Adam became a life-giving spirit.Genesis 2:7
However what does the Scripture say? "Throw out the servant and her son, for the son of the servant will not inherit with the son of the free woman."Genesis 21:10
Neither, because they are Abraham's offspring, are they all children. But, "your offspring will be accounted as from Isaac."Genesis 21:12
seeing it is God who said, "Light will shine out of darkness," who has shone in our hearts, to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.Genesis 1:3
You are the children of the prophets, and of the covenant which God made with our fathers, saying to Abraham, 'In your offspring
will all the families of the earth be blessed.'Genesis 22:18; 26:4
and the two will become one flesh,Genesis 2:24so that they are no longer two, but one flesh.
For he has said this somewhere about the seventh day, "God rested on the seventh day from all his works";Genesis 2:2
and said to him, 'Get out of your land, and from your relatives, and come into a land which I will show you.'Genesis 12:1
Now the promises were spoken to Abraham and to his offspring.
He doesn't say, "To descendants
", as of many, but as of one, "To your offspring
", which is Christ.Genesis 12:7; 13:15; 24:7