God
Genesis 12:1
Now the LORD said to Abram, "Go forth from your country, And from your relatives And from your father's house, To the land which I will show you;
Genesis 12:9
Abram journeyed on, continuing toward the Negev.
Genesis 12:11-20
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It came about when he came near to Egypt, that he said to Sarai his wife, "See now, I know that you are a beautiful woman;
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and when the Egyptians see you, they will say, 'This is his wife'; and they will kill me, but they will let you live.
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"Please say that you are my sister so that it may go well with me because of you, and that I may live on account of you."
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It came about when Abram came into Egypt, the Egyptians saw that the woman was very beautiful.
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Pharaoh's officials saw her and praised her to Pharaoh; and the woman was taken into Pharaoh's house.
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Therefore he treated Abram well for her sake; and gave him sheep and oxen and donkeys and male and female servants and female donkeys and camels.
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But the LORD struck Pharaoh and his house with great plagues because of Sarai, Abram's wife.
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Then Pharaoh called Abram and said, "What is this you have done to me? Why did you not tell me that she was your wife?
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"Why did you say, 'She is my sister,' so that I took her for my wife? Now then, here is your wife, take her and go."
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Pharaoh commanded [his] men concerning him; and they escorted him away, with his wife and all that belonged to him.
Acts 7:3-5
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and said to him, 'LEAVE YOUR COUNTRY AND YOUR RELATIVES, AND COME INTO THE LAND THAT I WILL SHOW YOU.'
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"Then he left the land of the Chaldeans and settled in Haran. From there, after his father died, [God] had him move to this country in which you are now living.
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"But He gave him no inheritance in it, not even a foot of ground, and [yet], even when he had no child, He promised that HE WOULD GIVE IT TO HIM AS A POSSESSION, AND TO HIS DESCENDANTS AFTER HIM.
Hebrews 11:8
By faith Abraham, when he was called, obeyed by going out to a place which he was to receive for an inheritance; and he went out, not knowing where he was going.
This
1 Samuel 23:21
Saul said, "May you be blessed of the LORD, for you have had compassion on me.
Psalm 64:5
They hold fast to themselves an evil purpose; They talk of laying snares secretly; They say, "Who can see them?"
Acts 5:9
Then Peter [said] to her, "Why is it that you have agreed together to put the Spirit of the Lord to the test? Behold, the feet of those who have buried your husband are at the door, and they will carry you out [as well]."
say
Genesis 12:13
"Please say that you are my sister so that it may go well with me because of you, and that I may live on account of you."