Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But now in Christ Jesus ye who sometimes were far off are made nigh by the blood of Christ.
That ye were in that time without Christy alienated from the citizenship of Israel, and foreigners from the covenants of solemn promise, having no hope, and without God in the world:
Which in other generations was not made known to the sons of men, as now has been revealed to his holy sent and to the prophets by the Spirit:
All seeing me will deride me: they will gape with the lip, they will shake the head.
For behold, they being far off from thee shall perish: thou didst lay waste all committing fornication from thee.
And there was in that day a root of Jesse which stood for a signal of the peoples; to him shall the nations seek, and his rest was glory.
For this, with lights they honored Jehovah in the isles of the sea, the name of Jehovah the God of Israel.
Say to the north, Thou shalt give, and to the south thou shalt not withhold: bring in my sons from far off, and my daughters from the extremities of the earth;
Behold, these shall come from far off; and behold, these from the north, and from the sea; and these from the land of Sinim.
Creating the fruit of the lips; Peace, peace to him being far off, and to him being near, said Jehovah; and I healed him.
Lift up thine eyes round about, and see: they all gathered together, they came to thee: thy sons shall come from far off, and thy daughters shall be supported upon the side.
And I set a sign among them and I sent those escaping of them to the nations, Tarshish, Pul, and Lud, drawing the bow, Tubal and Javan, the isles far off, that heard not my report, and saw not my glory; and they announced my glory among the nations.
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.
For the promise is to you, and to your children, and to all afar off, as many as the Lord our God should call.
Simeon related how God first reviewed to take from the nations a people for his name.
And he said to me, Go: for I will send thee far off to the nations.
To open their eyes, to turn them back from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, fur them to receive remission of sins, and inheritance with the consecrated by faith in me.
And I say Jesus Christ has become the servant of circumcision for the truth of God, to confirm the promises of the fathers:
And that he might reconcile anew both in one body to God by the cross, having slain the eninity in it:
In whom we have redemption by his blood, the letting go of faults, according to the riches of his grace;
For all have sinned, and failed of the glory of God;
Much more then, justified now in his blood, we shall be saved by him from wrath.
1 Corinthians 6:11
And these were some of you: but ye were washed, but ye were consecrated, but ye were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus, and in the Spirit of our God.
2 Corinthians 5:20
For Christ therefore are we ambassadors, as of God beseeching by us: we pray for the sake of Christ, be ye reconciled to God.
Who saved us from the power of darkness, and transferred into the kingdom of the Son of his love:
Wherefore neither was the first consecrated without blood.
1 Peter 1:18
Knowing that not with corruptible things, silver and gold, were ye redeemed from your vain mode of life transmitted from your fathers
1 Peter 3:18
For Christ also once suffered for sins, the just one for the unjust, that he might bring us near to God, truly put to death in the flesh, and made alive by the Spirit:
And they sing a new song, saying, Worthy art thou to take the book, and to open its seals: for thou wert slain, and didst purchase us to God by thy blood from every tribe, and tongue, and people, and nation;