Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Men and brethren, children of the stock of Abraham, and whosoever among you feareth God, to you is the word of this salvation sent.
and after the lesson out of the law and the prophets was finish'd, the heads of the synagogue sent this message to them; Men and brethren, if you have any instruction to offer to the people, deliver it.
it is to you that God first of all sent his son Jesus, having raised him up to bless you, provided you all renounce your iniquities.
and don't pretend to say within your selves, We have Abraham for our father: for I tell you, that God is able out of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham:
but go rather to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.
and that repentance and remission of sins should be preach'd in his name, among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
thereupon Paul stood up, and having made sign with his hand for their attention, he said, men of Israel, and ye that fear God, give audience.
but in every nation, he that feareth him, and acts justly, is acceptable to him.
as she followed Paul and the rest of us, she cried out, these men are the servants of the most high God, who show you the way to salvation.
take notice therefore, that the offers of divine salvation are sent to the Gentiles, and they will receive them.
he hath rais'd up a powerful saviour for us, in the family of his servant David,
for I am not ashamed of the gospel, since it is divinely effectual to salvation, to everyone that believes, to the Jew first, and then to the Gentile.
2 Corinthians 5:19
for it is God that has reconciled the world to himself, by Jesus Christ, by not imputing their sins to them; and hath committed to us the gospel of reconciliation.
by whom you also have heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation: and having believed in him, ye were mark'd with the seal of the holy spirit, which was promised:
for the sake of that happiness, which you hope for, and is reserv'd for you in heaven, of which you have already been inform'd by the preaching of the truth, that is, the gospel: