Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He shall cause them that come of Jacob to take root: Israel shall blossom and bud, and fill the face of the world with fruit.
But yet in it shall remain a tenth, and it shall return and shall be razed; as the teil tree and as the oak, of which the stump remains alive when they are cut down, likewise in these his stump shall remain holy seed.
And the remnant that is escaped of the house of Judah shall again take root downward and bear fruit upward:
Even thy sons which were fatherless, shall say in thine ears, The place is too strait for me; give place to me that I may dwell.
Rejoice, O barren, thou that didst not bear; break forth into singing, and cry aloud with joy, thou that didst not travail with child: for more shall be the sons of the desolate than the sons of the married wife, said the LORD.
The small one shall be as a thousand; the youngest as a strong nation; I the LORD will hasten it in its time.
Those that are planted in the house of the LORD shall flourish in the courts of our God.
And out of them shall proceed thanksgiving and the voice of people that live in joy: and I will multiply them, and they shall not be decreased; I will multiply them, and they shall not be cut down.
And I will sow her unto me in the earth; and I will have mercy upon Loruhamah, , and I will say to Loammi, , Thou art my people; and he shall say, Thou art my God.
I will be as the dew unto Israel; he shall flourish as the lily and cast forth his roots as Lebanon.
And many Gentiles shall join themselves unto the LORD in that day and shall be my people, and I will dwell in the midst of thee, and then thou shalt know that the LORD of the hosts has sent me unto thee.
I will hiss for them and gather them; for I have ransomed them; and they shall be multiplied as they were multiplied.
For if the firstfruit is holy, so shall the rest be; and if the root is holy, so shall be the branches.
And if ye are Christ's, then ye are Abraham's seed and heirs according to the promise.
For we are the circumcision, who serve God in spirit and glory in Christ Jesus, having no confidence in the flesh.
And the seventh angel sounded the trumpet, and there were great voices in the heaven, saying, The kingdoms of this world are reduced unto our Lord and to his Christ; and he shall reign for ever and ever.