Hebrews 11:18

“Of whom it was said, That in Isaac shall thy seed be called:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Of whom it was said, That, in Isaac shall thy seed be called:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

{it was he} to whom it was said, "IN ISAAC YOUR DESCENDANTS SHALL BE CALLED."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

even he to whom it was said, In Isaac shall thy seed be called:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Of whom it had been said, From Isaac will your seed take their name:
- Basic English Bible

as to whom it had been said, In Isaac shall thy seed be called:
- Darby Bible

Of whom it was said, That in Isaac shall thy seed be called:
- Webster's Bible

with regard to whom he had been told, "It is through Isaac that your posterity shall be traced."
- Weymouth Bible

even he to whom it was said, "In Isaac will your seed be called;"
- World English Bible

to whom it was seid, For in Ysaac the seed schal be clepid to thee.
- Wycliffe Bible

of whom it was said -- `In Isaac shall a seed be called to thee;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hebrews 11:18


11:18 In Isaac shall thy seed be called - From him shall the blessed seed spring. #Gen 21:12|.


People's Bible Notes for Hebrews 11:18


Heb 11:18 In Isaac shall thy seed be called. See also Ge 21:12 Ro 9:7. Even though God raised him from the dead. Hence in faith he obeyed, and his faith was gloriously rewarded. The lesson for us is implicit obedience to God's command and trust in his promises. Nothing less is a demonstration of faith.

Discussion for Hebrews 11

  • Sharrie lop
    wow gospels
    word of life
  • Wretched Man
    Faith requires obedience.
    Abraham obeyed God through faith.
    Increase your Faith . . . Increase your Obedience
    The more Obedient you become . . . Faith Increases.
  • Pius
    The only way to please God is to have faith.
  • Sandra Leslie
    Without faith it impossible to please God
  • Aderibigbe anjorin
    Hebrew 11 solve the problem of dark matter and dark energy
  • Darrell
    In verse 7 it says take nothing from Gentiles (or non-believers) Then you have verse 8 We therefore ought to receive such, that we might be fellowhelpers to the truth. Receive what We must be fellow helpers to spread the truth to all that will hear That take $

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