the oath he swore to our father Abraham:
The oath which He swore to Abraham our father,
the covenant he gave to our ancestor Abraham.
What he swore to our father Abraham--
The oath which he made to Abraham, our father,
the oath that he swore to our ancestor Abraham, to grant us
The oath which He swore to our father Abraham:
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1 tn This is linked back grammatically by apposition to “covenant” in v. 72, specifying which covenant is meant.
2 tn Or “forefather”; Grk “father.”
3 tn Again for reasons of English style, the infinitival clause “to grant us” has been translated “This oath grants” and made the beginning of a new sentence in the translation.