KJV GEN15 with Strong's Hebrew/GreekGEN14.htm GEN16.htm
15:1 After [H310] these things [H1697] the word [H1697] of the LORD [H3068] came [H1961] unto Abram [H87] in a vision [H4236] , saying [H559] , Fear [H3372] not, Abram [H87] : I [am] thy shield [H4043] , [and] thy exceeding [H3966] great [H7235] reward [H7939] .
15:2 And Abram [H87] said [H559] , Lord [H136] GOD [H3069] , what wilt thou give [H5414] me, seeing I go [H1980] childless [H6185] , and the steward [H1121] [H4943] of my house [H1004] [is] this [H1931] Eliezer [H461] of Damascus [H1834] ?
15:3 And Abram [H87] said [H559] , Behold, to me thou hast given [H5414] no [H3808] seed [H2233] : and, lo, one born [H1121] in my house [H1004] is mine heir [H3423] .
15:4 And, behold, the word [H1697] of the LORD [H3068] [came] unto him, saying [H559] , This shall not be thine heir [H3423] ; but he that shall come forth [H3318] out of thine own bowels [H4578] shall be thine heir [H3423] .
15:5 And he brought him forth [H3318] abroad [H2351] , and said [H559] , Look [H5027] now toward heaven [H8064] , and tell [H5608] the stars [H3556] , if thou be able [H3201] to number [H5608] them: and he said [H559] unto him, So [H3541] shall thy seed [H2233] be.
15:6 And he believed [H539] in the LORD [H3068] ; and he counted [H2803] it to him for righteousness [H6666] .
15:7 And he said [H559] unto him, I [am] the LORD [H3068] that brought thee out [H3318] of Ur [H218] of the Chaldees [H3778] , to give [H5414] thee this land [H776] to inherit [H3423] it.
15:8 And he said [H559] , Lord [H136] GOD [H3069] , whereby [H4100] shall I know [H3045] that I shall inherit it [H3423] ?
15:9 And he said [H559] unto him, Take [H3947] me an heifer [H5697] of three years old [H8027] , and a she goat [H5795] of three years old [H8027] , and a ram [H352] of three years old [H8027] , and a turtledove [H8449] , and a young pigeon [H1469] .
15:10 And he took [H3947] unto him all these, and divided [H1334] them in the midst [H8432] , and laid [H5414] each [H376] piece [H1335] one against [H7125] another [H7453] : but the birds [H6833] divided [H1334] he not.
15:11 And when the fowls [H5861] came down [H3381] upon the carcases [H6297] , Abram [H87] drove them away [H5380] .
15:12 And when the sun [H8121] was going down [H935] , a deep sleep [H8639] fell [H5307] upon Abram [H87] ; and, lo, an horror [H367] of great [H1419] darkness [H2825] fell [H5307] upon him.
15:13 And he said [H559] unto Abram [H87] , Know [H3045] of a surety [H3045] that thy seed [H2233] shall be a stranger [H1616] in a land [H776] [that is] not theirs, and shall serve [H5647] them; and they shall afflict [H6031] them four [H702] hundred [H3967] years [H8141] ;
15:14 And also that nation [H1471] , whom they shall serve [H5647] , will I judge [H1777] : and afterward [H310] [H3651] shall they come out [H3318] with great [H1419] substance [H7399] .
15:15 And thou shalt go [H935] to thy fathers [H1] in peace [H7965] ; thou shalt be buried [H6912] in a good [H2896] old age [H7872] .
15:16 But in the fourth [H7243] generation [H1755] they shall come hither [H2008] again [H7725] : for the iniquity [H5771] of the Amorites [H567] [is] not yet [H2008] full [H8003] .
15:17 And it came to pass, that, when the sun [H8121] went down [H935] , and it was dark [H5939] , behold a smoking [H6227] furnace [H8574] , and a burning [H784] lamp [H3940] that passed [H5674] between [H996] those pieces [H1506] .(a burning: Heb. a lamp of fire)
15:18 In the same [H1931] day [H3117] the LORD [H3068] made [H3772] a covenant [H1285] with Abram [H87] , saying [H559] , Unto thy seed [H2233] have I given [H5414] this land [H776] , from the river [H5104] of Egypt [H4714] unto the great [H1419] river [H5104] , the river [H5104] Euphrates [H6578] :
15:19 The Kenites [H7017] , and the Kenizzites [H7074] , and the Kadmonites [H6935] ,
15:20 And the Hittites [H2850] , and the Perizzites [H6522] , and the Rephaims [H7497] ,
15:21 And the Amorites [H567] , and the Canaanites [H3669] , and the Girgashites [H1622] , and the Jebusites [H2983] .