That the blessing of Abraham might come on the Gentiles through Jesus Christ…
I. The receivers of God's blessing receive it not for themselves alone.
II. One is most blessed in being made a blessing to others.
(J. Parker, D. D.)The meek, the just, the pious, the devout souls are everywhere and in all ages of one religion; and when death hath taken off the mask they know one another, though the liveries they wear here make them strangers.
Parallel VersesKJV: That the blessing of Abraham might come on the Gentiles through Jesus Christ; that we might receive the promise of the Spirit through faith.