• Genesis 32:28
    And He said, “Your name shall no longer be called Jacob, but Israel; for you have struggled with God and with men, and have prevailed.”
     
  • Genesis 48:17-20
    Now when Joseph saw that his father laid his right hand on the head of Ephraim, it displeased him; so he took hold of his father's hand to remove it from Ephraim's head to Manasseh's head. And Joseph said to his father, 'Not so, my father, for this one is the firstborn; put your right hand on his head.' But his father refused and said, 'I know, my son, I know. He also shall become a people, and he also shall be great; but truly his younger brother shall be greater than he, and his descendants shall become a multitude of nations.' So he blessed them that day, saying, “By you Israel will bless, saying, ‘May God make you as Ephraim and as Manasseh!’” And thus he set Ephraim before Manasseh.
     
  • Jeremiah 33:17
    “For thus says the LORD: ‘David shall never lack a man to sit on the throne of the house of Israel;
     
  • Genesis 48:14-15
    Then Israel stretched out his right hand and laid it on Ephraim's head, who was the younger, and his left hand on Manasseh's head, guiding his hands knowingly, for Manasseh was the firstborn. And he blessed Joseph, and said:
    “God, before whom my fathers Abraham and Isaac walked,
    The God who has fed me all my life long to this day,
     
  • 2 Samuel 7:16
    And your house and your kingdom shall be established forever before you. Your throne shall be established forever."""
     
  • Psalm 89:35-37
    Once I have sworn by My holiness;
    I will not lie to David:
    His seed shall endure forever,
    And his throne as the sun before Me;
    It shall be established forever like the moon,
    Even like the faithful witness in the sky.” Selah
     
  • Amos 9:9
    " For surely I will command,
    And will sift the house of Israel among all nations,
    As grain is sifted in a sieve;
    Yet not the smallest grain shall fall to the ground.