Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Genesis 46:3 in English Standard Version "Then he said, “I am God, the God of your father. Do not be afraid to go down to Egypt, for there I will make you into a great nation." Ge 12:2 And I will make of you a great nation, and I will bless you and make your name great, so that you will be a blessing. Ge 28:13 And behold, the Lord stood above it and said, “I am the Lord, the God of Abraham your father and the God of Isaac. The land on which you lie I will give to you and to your offspring. Ge 35:11 And God said to him, “I am God Almighty: be fruitful and multiply. A nation and a company of nations shall come from you, and kings shall come from your own body. Ex 1:7 But the people of Israel were fruitful and increased greatly; they multiplied and grew exceedingly strong, so that the land was filled with them. Ex 1:9 And he said to his people, “Behold, the people of Israel are too many and too mighty for us. De 26:5 “And you shall make response before the Lord your God, ‘A wandering Aramean was my father. And he went down into Egypt and sojourned there, few in number, and there he became a nation, great, mighty, and populous.