2:6 ‘And you, Bethlehem, in the land of Judah,
are in no way least among the rulers of Judah,
for out of you will come a ruler who will shepherd my people Israel.’” 1
7:15 Pairs 1 of all creatures 2 that have the breath of life came into the ark to Noah.
God’s Covenant with Humankind through Noah
9:1 Then God blessed Noah and his sons and said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth.
10:6 The sons of Ham were Cush, 1 Mizraim, 2 Put, 3 and Canaan. 4 10:16 the Jebusites, 5 Amorites, 6 Girgashites, 7
12:11 As he approached 1 Egypt, he said to his wife Sarai, “Look, 2 I know that you are a beautiful woman. 3 12:12 When the Egyptians see you they will say, ‘This is his wife.’ Then they will kill me but will keep you alive. 4
The Cutting of the Covenant
15:1 After these things the word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision: “Fear not, Abram! I am your shield 1 and the one who will reward you in great abundance.” 2
18:12 So Sarah laughed to herself, thinking, 1 “After I am worn out will I have pleasure, 2 especially when my husband is old too?” 3
18:13 The Lord said to Abraham, “Why 4 did Sarah laugh and say, ‘Will I really 5 have a child when I am old?’
25:32 “Look,” said Esau, “I’m about to die! What use is the birthright to me?” 1 25:33 But Jacob said, “Swear an oath to me now.” 2 So Esau 3 swore an oath to him and sold his birthright 4 to Jacob. 26:31 Early in the morning the men made a treaty with each other. 1 Isaac sent them off; they separated on good terms. 2