14 that the blessing of Abraham might come upon the Gentiles in Christ Jesus, that we might receive the promise of the Spirit through faith.
16 Now to Abraham and his Seed were the promises made. He does not say, "And to seeds," as of many, but as of one, "And to your Seed," who is Christ.
The first unconditional part of the Abrahamic covenant, 'I will make you a great nation;
I will bless you and make your name great; and you shall be a blessing', will be fulfilled by Jesus Christ when He returns to establish His Millennial Kingdom on this earth. The Bible is clear that during Christ's Millennial Kingdom, Israel will indeed be a great nation of blessing.
The second unconditional part of the Abrahamic Covenant, 'And in you all the families of the earth shall be blessed' is universal in scope and refers to both phases of the Kingdom of God, the Millennial Kingdom and the Eternal Kingdom of the New Heaven and the New Earth. Ultimately, all people without exception will be blessed and reconciled to God through the Seed of Abraham who is Jesus Christ. Full details are given in Chapter
II 'The Millennial Kingdom of God' and Chapter 14 'The Eternal Kingdom of God of the New Heaven and the New Earth'.
Let us now clearly understand the conditional part of blessing and cursing in the Abrahamic Covenant, as it is greatly misunderstood by most Christians. Many Christian Zionists misapply the Abrahamic Covenant and unwisely get involved in supporting the politics of the State of Israel against the Palestinians.
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