LAND, LINEAGE, LORD
By faith Isaac invoked future blessings on Jacob and Esau.
Heroic faith trusts the story and the Author.
By faith Jacob, when dying, blessed each of the sons of Joseph, bowing in worship over the head of his staff.
Heroic faith transcends death
By faith Joseph, at the end of his life, made mention of the exodus of the Israelites and gave directions concerning his bones.
Heroic faith remains fixated on the future.