Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For the LORD will have mercy on Jacob, and will yet choose Israel, and set them in their own land: and the strangers shall be joined with them, and they shall cleave to the house of Jacob.

Bible References


Isaiah 27:6
Those coming of Jacob shall he cause to take root: Israel shall blossom and be fruitful, and they filled the face of the habitable globe with produce.
Zechariah 1:17
Yet call, say, Thus said Jehovah of armies: My cities shall be spread abroad for good; and Jehovah yet comforted Zion and yet chose Jerusalem.
Zechariah 2:12
And Jehovah inherited Judah his portion upon the holy land, and he yet chose Jerusalem.


Deuteronomy 30:3
And Jehovah thy God turned back thy captivity, and pitied thee, and he turned back and gathered thee from all the peoples, where Jehovah thy God scattered thee there.
Jeremiah 24:6
And I set mine eyes upon them for good, and I turned them back upon this land: and I built them, and I will not pull down: and I planted them, and I will not pluck up.
Jeremiah 29:14
And I was found to you, says Jehovah: and I turned back your captivity, and I gathered you from all the nations, and from all the places where I thrust you away there says Jehovah; and I turned you back to the place where I caused you to be carried away captive from thence.
Jeremiah 30:18
Thus said Jehovah, Behold me turning back the captivity of Jacob's tents, and I will compassionate his habitations; and the city was built upon her hill, and the palace sat upon its judgment
Jeremiah 31:8
Behold me bringing them from the land of the north, and I gathered them from the thighs of the earth, with them the blind and the lame, her being Pregnant, and her bringing forth together: a great convocation shall turn back hither.
Jeremiah 32:37
Behold me gathering them from all the lands where I thrust them away there in mine anger, and in my wrath, and in great anger; and I turned them back to this place, and I caused them to dwell with confidence.
Ezekiel 36:24
And I took you from the nations and I gathered you from all the lands, and I brought you into your land.
Ezekiel 39:25
For this, thus said the Lord Jehovah: Now will I turn back the captivity of Jacob, and I compassionated all the house of Israel, and I was jealous for my holy name

The strangers

Isaiah 19:24
In that day Israel shall be the third to Egypt and to Assur, and a blessing in the midst of the land:
Isaiah 49:16
Behold, upon the palms I engraved thee; thy walls before me continually.
Isaiah 56:6
And the sons of the stranger joining themselves to Jehovah to serve him, and to love the name of Jehovah, to be to him for servants, every one watching the Sabbath from defiling it, and taking hold upon my covenant;
Isaiah 60:3
And nations shall come to thy light, and kings to the brightness of thy rising.
Isaiah 66:20
And they brought all your brethren out of all the nations a gift to Jehovah, upon horses, and in chariots, and in litters, and upon mules, and upon swift camels, to my holy mountain Jerusalem, said Jehovah, as the sons of Israel shall bring a gift in a clean vessel to the house of Jehovah.
Ruth 1:14
And they will lift up their voice and weep yet. And Orpah will kiss to her mother-in law; and Ruth adhered to her.
Esther 8:17
And in every province and province, and in every city and city, the place where the word of the king and his edict coming, gladness and joy to the Jews, a drinking and a good day. And many peoples of the land becoming Jews; for the fear of the Jews fell upon them.
Jeremiah 12:15
And it was after my tearing them up I will turn back and compassionate them, and cause them to dwell a man to his inheritance, and a man to his land.
Zechariah 2:11
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.
Zechariah 8:22
And many peoples and strong nations came to seek Jehovah of armies in Jerusalem, and to beseech the face of Jehovah.
Malachi 1:11
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.
Luke 2:32
A light for the revelation of the nations, and the glory of thy people Israel.
Acts 15:14
Simeon related how God first reviewed to take from the nations a people for his name.
Ephesians 2:12
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:

General references

Leviticus 25:44
And thy servant and thy maid which shall be to thee, from the nations which are round about you, from them ye shall buy servant and maid.
Isaiah 61:5
And strangers stood and fed your sheep, and the sons of the stranger, your husbandmen and your vinedressers.
Jeremiah 23:8
But But Jehovah lives who brought up and who caused the seed of the house of Israel to come from the land of the north, and from all the lands where I thrust them away there; and they shall dwell upon their land.