A Covenant is - An agreement or contract between men, or between God and a man, a group of men or a nation.

ABRAHAMIC   The Forth Covenant - Between God and Abraham, confirmed to his son and his grandson

( Gen 12:1-3,13:14-17,15:1-18,17:1-8,26:34, Gen 28:12-16,32:26-31 )

Unconditional

As to Abraham:

The Command    (Gen 12:1)

  • Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father's house, unto a land that I will shew thee

The Promise    (Gen 12:2-3)

  • to be a great nation
  • I will bless thee
  • I will make thy name great
  • thou shalt be a blessing
  • in thee shall all the families of the earth be blessed
  • I will bless them that bless thee, and curse them that curse thee