3 »Jehovah did not make this covenant with our fathers, but with us, all of us here alive today.
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7 »I will establish my covenant as a long lasting covenant between us. It will be for your descendants after you, for the generations to come. I will be your God and the God of your descendants after you.
21 »But my covenant I will establish with Isaac. Sarah will bear him to you by this time next year.«
10 »You stand today, all of you, before Jehovah your God: your leaders, your tribes, your elders and your officers, even all the men of Israel. 11 »Your little ones, your wives, and the alien who is within your camps, from the one who chops your wood to the one who draws your water, 12 that you may enter into the covenant with Jehovah your God, and into His oath that Jehovah your God is making with you today. 13 »Jehovah will confirm today with this promise that you are his people and that he is your God. This is what he told you. This is what he promised your ancestors Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob with an oath. 14 »You are not the only people to receive this promise and its conditions. 15 »It is for those of you who are standing here with us today in the presence of Jehovah our God and also for those who are not here today.
38 »They will be my people, and I will be their God. 39 »I will give them the same attitude and the same purpose so that they will respect and reverence me as long as they live. This will be for their good and for the good of their children. 40 »I will make an eternal promise to them that I will never stop blessing them. I will make them respect me so that they will never turn away from me.
17 »Truly, I tell you that many prophets and righteous men desired to see the things that you see, and could not see them. They also desired to hear the things that you hear, and could not hear them.
17 Now this I say: the Law, which came four hundred and thirty years later, does not invalidate a covenant previously ratified by God, so as to nullify the promise. 18 If the inheritance is based on the Law, it is no longer based on a promise. However God granted it to Abraham by means of a promise. 19 What then is the law? It was added (to cause awareness of sin) because of transgressions, till the seed should come to whom the promise has been made. It was ordained through angels by the hand of a mediator. 20 A mediator is not a mediator of one; but God is one. 21 Is the Law then against the promises of God? God forbid! If a law had been given which could impart life, righteousness would have been from the Law.
8 God finds fault with his people and said to them: »‘The time is coming,’ says Jehovah, ‘when I will draw up a new covenant with the people of Israel and Judah. (Jeremiah 31:31) 9 »‘It will not be like the covenant that I made with their ancestors on the day I took them by the hand and led them out of Egypt. They were not faithful to the covenant I made with them, and so I paid no attention to them.