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And in that day there shall be a root of Jesse, which shall stand for an ensign of the people; to it shall the Gentiles seek: and his rest shall be glorious.

Glorious

General references

Bible References

In that day

Isaiah 11:1
A shoot will grow out of Jesse's root stock, a bud will sprout from his roots.
Isaiah 2:11
Proud men will be brought low, arrogant men will be humiliated; the Lord alone will be exalted in that day.
Romans 15:12
And again Isaiah says, "The root of Jesse will come, and the one who rises to rule over the Gentiles, in him will the Gentiles hope."
Revelation 22:16
"I, Jesus, have sent my angel to testify to you about these things for the churches. I am the root and the descendant of David, the bright morning star!"

Which shall

Isaiah 59:19
In the west, people respect the Lord's reputation; in the east they recognize his splendor. For he comes like a rushing stream driven on by wind sent from the Lord.
Genesis 49:10
The scepter will not depart from Judah, nor the ruler's staff from between his feet, until he comes to whom it belongs; the nations will obey him.
John 3:14
Just as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, so must the Son of Man be lifted up,
John 12:32
And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all people to myself."

To it shall

Isaiah 60:3
Nations come to your light, kings to your bright light.
Isaiah 66:12
For this is what the Lord says: "Look, I am ready to extend to her prosperity that will flow like a river, the riches of nations will flow into her like a stream that floods its banks. You will nurse from her breast and be carried at her side; you will play on her knees.
Matthew 2:1
After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, in the time of King Herod, wise men from the East came to Jerusalem
Matthew 8:11
I tell you, many will come from the east and west to share the banquet with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob in the kingdom of heaven,
Matthew 12:21
And in his name the Gentiles will hope."
Luke 2:32
a light, for revelation to the Gentiles, and for glory to your people Israel."
John 12:20
Now some Greeks were among those who had gone up to worship at the feast.
Acts 11:18
When they heard this, they ceased their objections and praised God, saying, "So then, God has granted the repentance that leads to life even to the Gentiles."
Acts 26:17
I will rescue you from your own people and from the Gentiles, to whom I am sending you
Acts 28:28
"Therefore be advised that this salvation from God has been sent to the Gentiles; they will listen!"
Romans 15:9
and thus the Gentiles glorify God for his mercy. As it is written, "Because of this I will confess you among the Gentiles, and I will sing praises to your name."

His rest

Isaiah 32:17
Fairness will produce peace and result in lasting security.
Isaiah 66:10
Be happy for Jerusalem and rejoice with her, all you who love her! Share in her great joy, all you who have mourned over her!
Psalm 91:1
As for you, the one who lives in the shelter of the sovereign One, and resides in the protective shadow of the mighty king --
Psalm 116:7
Rest once more, my soul, for the Lord has vindicated you.
Jeremiah 6:16
The Lord said to his people: "You are standing at the crossroads. So consider your path. Ask where the old, reliable paths are. Ask where the path is that leads to blessing and follow it. If you do, you will find rest for your souls." But they said, "We will not follow it!"
Haggai 2:9
The future splendor of this temple will be greater than that of former times,' the Lord who rules over all declares, 'and in this place I will give peace.'"
Matthew 11:28
Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.
2 Thessalonians 1:7
and to you who are being afflicted to give rest together with us when the Lord Jesus is revealed from heaven with his mighty angels.
Hebrews 4:1
Therefore we must be wary that, while the promise of entering his rest remains open, none of you may seem to have come short of it.
1 Peter 1:7
Such trials show the proven character of your faith, which is much more valuable than gold -- gold that is tested by fire, even though it is passing away -- and will bring praise and glory and honor when Jesus Christ is revealed.
1 Peter 5:10
And, after you have suffered for a little while, the God of all grace who called you to his eternal glory in Christ will himself restore, confirm, strengthen, and establish you.

Glorious

Psalm 149:5
Let the godly rejoice because of their vindication! Let them shout for joy upon their beds!

General references

Matthew 12:21
And in his name the Gentiles will hope."

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