FOTS # 18  THE PROMISE RENEWED TO ISAAC – A BLESSING FOR ALL NATIONS

 

“I shall make your (Isaac)’s descendants as numerous as the stars of heaven and I shall give them all these countries- and all nations shall bless themselves by your descendants’ (Gen26:4)

Isaac’s father had effectively become the father of covenantal faith, but it was not faith alone:

“(I shall do this) as a result of Abraham’s obedience; for he kept my charge, my commandments, my statutes and my laws” (following verse).