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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 shall receive power, the Holy Spirit having come upon you: and ye shall be witnesses to me also in Jerusalem, and in all Judea, and Samaria, and even to the last of the earth.
And the Lord said to him, Go: for he is a vessel of choice to me, to lift up my name before nations, and kings, and the sons of Israel:
And he said to me, Go: for I will send thee far off to the nations.
Taking thee away from people, and nations, to whom I now send thee.
Therefore, having gone, disciple all nations; immersing them into the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit:
And he said to them, Having gone into all the world proclaim the good news to all creation.
And repentance and remission of sins to be proclaimed in his name to all nations, having begun from Jerusalem.
That Christ exposed to suffering, that first from the rising of the dead, he is about to announce light to the people, and nations.
Behold my servant, I will hold fast in him; my chosen, my soul delighted; I gave my spirit upon him: he shall bring forth judgment to the nations.
And he will say, It was light thou being to me a servant to raise up the tribes of Jacob, and to turn back the preserved of Israel: and I gave thee for a light of the nations to be my salvation even to the extremity of the earth.
And nations shall come to thy light, and kings to the brightness of thy rising.
A light for the revelation of the nations, and the glory of thy people Israel.
Simeon related how God first reviewed to take from the nations a people for his name.
All the ends of the earth shall remember and shall turn back to Jehovah: and all the families of the nations shall worship before thee.
To know thy way in the earth, thy salvation among all the nations.
The just one shall break forth in his days, and a multitude of peace even till no moon.
Sing ye to Jehovah a new song: sing ye to Jehovah all the earth.
Jehovah made known his salvation: to the eyes of the nations he uncovered his justice.
The word which Isaiah son of Amos saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem.
For thus it shall be in the midst of the land in the midst of the peoples, as the beating of the olive, as the gleanings if the vintage was finished.
The first things, behold, they came, and new things I announce: before they shall spring up I will cause you to hear.
Look to me all ye ends of the earth and be saved, for I am God, and none else.
Jehovah uncovered his holy arm to the eyes of all nations, and all the ends of the earth saw the salvation of our God.
And from the west they shall fear the name of Jehovah, and from the rising of the sun, his glory. When the adversary shall come in as a river, the spirit of Jehovah was lifted up against him.
O Jehovah, my strength and my fortress, and my refuge in days of straits, to thee shall the nations come from the ends of the earth, and they shall say, Surely our fathers inherited falsehood, vanity, and no receiving profit in them.
And the number of the sons of Israel was as the sand of the sea which shall not be measured and shall not be numbered: and it was in the place which it shall be said to them, Ye are not my people, and it shall be said to them, Ye the sons of the living God.
So that they shall possess the remnant of Edom, and all the nations which my name was called upon them, says Jehovah doing this
And many nations went and said, Come, and we will go up to the mountain of Jehovah, and to the house of the God of Jacob, and he will teach us from his ways, and we will go in his paths: from Zion will instruction go forth, and the word of Jehovah from Jerusalem.
And the remnant of Jacob was in the midst of many peoples as the dew from Jehovah, as showers upon the green herb, which will not wait for man and will not delay for the sons of man.
For then I will turn to the peoples a purified lip, for all to call upon the name of Jehovah, to serve him with one shoulder.
And many nations joined themselves to Jehovah in that day, and they were to me for a people: and I dwelt in the midst of thee, and thou knewest that Jehovah of armies sent me to thee.
Thus said Jehovah of armies: Yet that peoples shall come, and the inhabitants of many cities:
For from the rising of the sun and even to its going down, great my name among the nations; and in every place incense being brought to my name, and a clean gift: for great my name among the nations, said Jehovah of armies.
And God will give them in the firmament of the heavens to give light upon the earth.
Go ye, therefore, to the passages of the ways, and as many as ye should find, call to the nuptial feast.
And many first shall be last; and the last first.
And with this the words of the prophets agree: as has been written,