Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when the Gentiles heard this, they were glad, and glorified the word of the Lord: and as many as were ordained to eternal life believed.
So when the Jews went out of the synagogue, the Gentiles begged that these words might be preached to them the next Sabbath.
Then those who gladly received his word were baptized. There were added that day about three thousand souls.
There was great joy in that city.
When they had read it, they rejoiced over the encouragement.
The angel said to them, "Don't be afraid, for behold, I bring you good news of great joy which will be to all the people.
and that the Gentiles might glorify God for his mercy. As it is written, "Therefore will I give praise to you among the Gentiles, and sing to your name."
I will bow down toward your holy temple, and give thanks to your Name for your loving kindness and for your truth; for you have exalted your Name and your Word above all.
2 Thessalonians 3:1
Finally, brothers, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may spread rapidly and be glorified, even as also with you;
praising God, and having favor with all the people. The Lord added to the assembly day by day those who were being saved.
I have other sheep, which are not of this fold. I must bring them also, and they will hear my voice. They will become one flock with one shepherd.
and not for the nation only, but that he might also gather together into one the children of God who are scattered abroad.
Whom he predestined, those he also called. Whom he called, those he also justified. Whom he justified, those he also glorified.
What then? That which Israel seeks for, that he didn't obtain, but the chosen ones obtained it, and the rest were hardened.
and what is the exceeding greatness of his power toward us who believe, according to that working of the strength of his might
even when we were dead through our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ (by grace you have been saved),
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we are bound to always give thanks to God for you, brothers loved by the Lord, because God chose you from the beginning for salvation through sanctification of the Spirit and belief in the truth;