Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For so hath the Lord commanded us, saying, I have set thee to be a light of the Gentiles, that thou shouldest be for salvation unto the ends of the earth.
but ye will receive power, the Holy Spirit having come upon you, and ye shall be my witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.
And the Lord said to him, Go, for this man is an elect vessel to me, to bear my name before both nations and kings and the sons of Israel:
And he said to me, Go, for I will send thee to the nations afar off.
taking thee out from among the people, and the nations, to whom I send thee,
Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptising them to the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit;
And he said to them, Go into all the world, and preach the glad tidings to all the creation.
and that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name to all the nations beginning at Jerusalem.
namely, whether Christ should suffer; whether he first, through resurrection of the dead, should announce light both to the people and to the nations.
Behold my servant whom I uphold, mine elect in whom my soul delighteth! I will put my Spirit upon him; he shall bring forth judgment to the nations.
and he saith, It is a small thing that thou shouldest be my servant to raise up the tribes of Jacob, and to restore the preserved of Israel; I have even given thee for a light of the nations, that thou mayest be my salvation unto the end of the earth.
And the nations shall walk by thy light, and kings by the brightness of thy rising.
a light for revelation of the Gentiles and the glory of thy people Israel.
Simon has related how God first visited to take out of the nations a people for his name.
All the ends of the earth shall remember and turn unto Jehovah, and all the families of the nations shall worship before thee:
That thy way may be known upon earth, thy salvation among all nations.
In his days shall the righteous flourish, and abundance of peace till the moon be no more.
Sing ye unto Jehovah a new song: sing unto Jehovah, all the earth.
Jehovah hath made known his salvation: his righteousness hath he openly shewed in the sight of the nations.
The word that Isaiah the son of Amoz saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem.
For so will it be in the midst of the land among the peoples, as the shaking of an olive-tree, as the grape-gleanings when the vintage is done.
Behold, the former things are come to pass, and new things do I declare: before they spring forth will I cause you to hear them.
Look unto me, and be ye saved, all the ends of the earth: for I am God, and there is none else.
Jehovah hath made bare his holy arm in the sight of all the nations; and all the ends of the earth shall see the salvation of our God.
And they shall fear the name of Jehovah from the west, and from the rising of the sun, his glory. When the adversary shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of Jehovah will lift up a banner against him.
Jehovah, my strength and my fortress, and my refuge in the day of distress, unto thee shall the nations come from the ends of the earth, and they shall say, Surely our fathers have inherited falsehood and vanity; and in these things there is no profit.
Yet the number of the children of Israel shall be as the sand of the sea which cannot be measured or numbered; and it shall come to pass, that in the place where it was said unto them, Ye are not my people, it shall be said unto them, Sons of the living God.
that they may possess the remnant of Edom, and all the nations upon whom my name is called, saith Jehovah who doeth this.
And many nations shall go and say, Come, and let us go up to the mountain of Jehovah, and to the house of the God of Jacob; and he will teach us of his ways, and we will walk in his paths. For out of Zion shall go forth the law, and Jehovah's word from Jerusalem.
And the remnant of Jacob shall be in the midst of many peoples as dew from Jehovah, as showers upon the grass, that tarrieth not for man, neither waiteth for the sons of men.
For then will I turn to the peoples a pure language, that they may all call upon the name of Jehovah, to serve him with one consent.
And many nations shall join themselves to Jehovah in that day, and shall be unto me for a people; and I will dwell in the midst of thee, and thou shalt know that Jehovah of hosts hath sent me unto thee.
Thus saith Jehovah of hosts: Yet again shall there come peoples, and the inhabitants of many cities;
For from the rising of the sun even unto its setting my name shall be great among the nations; and in every place incense shall be offered unto my name, and a pure oblation: for my name shall be great among the nations, saith Jehovah of hosts.
And God set them in the expanse of the heavens, to give light on the earth,
go therefore into the thoroughfares of the highways, and as many as ye shall find invite to the wedding feast.
But many first shall be last, and the last first.
And with this agree the words of the prophets; as it is written: