The Israelites traveled from Rameses to Succoth, about 600,000 soldiers on foot, besides their families.
Then God said, "Let the water swarm with living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth across the expanse of the sky."
God blessed them, and God said to them, "Be fruitful, multiply, fill the earth, and subdue it. Rule the fish of the sea, the birds of the sky, and every creature that crawls on the earth."
God blessed Noah and his sons and said to them, "Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth.
I will make you into a great nation, I will bless you, I will make your name great, and you will be a blessing.
I will make your offspring like the dust of the earth, so that if one could count the dust of the earth, then your offspring could be counted.
He took him outside and said, "Look at the sky and count the stars, if you are able to count them." Then He said to him, "Your offspring will be that [numerous]."
"As for Me, My covenant is with you, and you will become the father of many nations.
Your name will no longer be Abram, but your name will be Abraham, for I will make you the father of many nations.
I will make you extremely fruitful and will make nations and kings come from you.
I will indeed bless you and make your offspring as numerous as the stars in the sky and the sand on the seashore. Your offspring will possess the gates of their enemies.
I will make your offspring as numerous as the stars of the sky, I will give your offspring all these lands, and all the nations of the earth will be blessed by your offspring,
May God Almighty bless you and make you fruitful and multiply you so that you become an assembly of peoples.
May God give you and your offspring the blessing of Abraham so that you may possess the land where you live as an alien, the land God gave to Abraham."
Your offspring will be like the dust of the earth, and you will spread out toward the west, the east, the north, and the south. All the peoples on earth will be blessed through you and your offspring.
God also said to him: I am God Almighty. Be fruitful and multiply. A nation, indeed an assembly of nations, will come from you, and kings will descend from you.
God said, "I am God, the God of your father. Do not be afraid to go down to Egypt, for I will make you a great nation there.
Israel settled in the land of Egypt, in the region of Goshen. They acquired property in it and became fruitful and very numerous.
He said to me, 'I will make you fruitful and numerous; I will make many nations [come from] you, and I will give this land as an eternal possession to your descendants to come.'
the Angel who has redeemed me from all harm-- may He bless these boys. And may they be called by my name and the names of my fathers Abraham and Isaac, and may they grow to be numerous within the land.
Your fathers went down to Egypt, 70 people in all, and now the LORD your God has made you as numerous as the stars of the sky.
You are to respond by saying in the presence of the LORD your God: My father was a wandering Aramean. He went down to Egypt with a few people and lived there. There he became a great, powerful, and populous nation.
You multiplied their descendants like the stars of heaven and brought them to the land You told their ancestors to go in and take possession [of it].
The LORD made His people very fruitful; He made them more numerous than their foes,
"As the time was drawing near to fulfill the promise that God had made to Abraham, the people flourished and multiplied in Egypt
until a different king ruled over Egypt who did not know Joseph.