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Hope in the Davidic and Abrahamic Covenants
At the beginning of the relationship between God and the people of Israel, God told
Abraham, then Abram, that he would have to leave his family and depart from his father's house,
and in return for his obedience, God would bless him abundantly. He would make a great nation
out of him and shower him with wealth, in silver, gold, and livestock. This covenant becomes the
basis of all the latter promises he makes with the descendants of the father of nations, from Isaac,
Jacob, and David. The prophets throughout the scriptures, strive to remind the people of Israel of
the contents of this Covenant, especially that with David, and that they should remain hopeful,
for its fulfillment depended on their obedience in submitting to the requirements of the
Covenant. This paper aims to confirm that the authoritative prophets of the Old Testament
indeed find hope in the Abrahamic and Davidic covenants.
In Jeremiah 23, the prophet speaks of a change of events that will see the people of Israel
established and settled in a land of their own. God speaks to him with words of encouragement
when he says the there comes a day where their words will praise the work of His hands in bring
out the descendants of the House of...