Genesis 35:11; Genesis 12:2; Exodus 1:7; Exodus 1:9; Deuteronomy 26:5

11 And God said to him, oI am God Almighty:1 be pfruitful and multiply. qA nation and a company of nations shall come from you, and kings shall come from your own body.2


nAnd I will make of you a great nation, and I will bless you and make your name great, so that you will be a blessing.


dBut the people of Israel were fruitful and increased greatly; they multiplied and grew exceedingly strong, so that the land was filled with them.


And he said to his people, Behold, fthe people of Israel are too many and too mighty for us.


And you shall make response before the Lord your God, A zwandering Aramean was my father. And he went down into Egypt and sojourned there, afew in number, and there he became a nation, great, mighty, and populous.