Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And kings shall be thy nursing fathers, and their queens thy nursing mothers: they shall bow down to thee with their face toward the earth, and lick up the dust of thy feet; and thou shalt know that I am the LORD: for they shall not be ashamed that wait for me.
Have I conceived all this people? Have I brought them forth, that you should tell me, 'Carry them in your bosom, as a nurse carries a nursing infant, to the land which you swore to their fathers?'
Thus says Yahweh: "The labor of Egypt, and the merchandise of Ethiopia, and the Sabeans, men of stature, shall come over to you, and they shall be yours. They will go after you. They shall come over in chains; and they will bow down to you. They will make supplication to you: 'Surely God is in you; and there is none else. There is no other god.
The sons of those who afflicted you shall come bending to you; and all those who despised you shall bow themselves down at the soles of your feet; and they shall call you The city of Yahweh, The Zion of the Holy One of Israel.
When Joseph came home, they brought him the present which was in their hand into the house, and bowed themselves down to him to the earth.
Those who dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him. His enemies shall lick the dust.
Behold, I give of the synagogue of Satan, of those who say they are Jews, and they are not, but lie. Behold, I will make them to come and worship before your feet, and to know that I have loved you.
They will lick the dust like a serpent. Like crawling things of the earth they shall come trembling out of their dens. They will come with fear to Yahweh our God, and will be afraid because of you.
It shall be said in that day, "Behold, this is our God! We have waited for him, and he will save us! This is Yahweh! We have waited for him. We will be glad and rejoice in his salvation!"
For from of old men have not heard, nor perceived by the ear, neither has the eye seen a God besides you, who works for him who waits for him.
Yes, no one who waits for you shall be shamed. They shall be shamed who deal treacherously without cause.
Yahweh redeems the soul of his servants. None of those who take refuge in him shall be condemned. By David.
Don't let those who wait for you be shamed through me, Lord Yahweh of Armies. Don't let those who seek you be brought to dishonor through me, God of Israel.
and hope doesn't disappoint us, because God's love has been poured out into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given to us.
even as it is written, "Behold, I lay in Zion a stumbling stone and a rock of offense; and no one who believes in him will be disappointed."
For the Scripture says, "Whoever believes in him will not be disappointed."
1 Peter 2:6
Because it is contained in Scripture, "Behold, I lay in Zion a chief cornerstone, chosen, and precious: He who believes in him will not be disappointed."
All the earth will worship you, and will sing to you; they will sing to your name." Selah.
when the peoples are gathered together, the kingdoms, to serve Yahweh.
Therefore a strong people will glorify you. A city of awesome nations will fear you.
In days to come, Jacob will take root. Israel will blossom and bud. They will fill the surface of the world with fruit.
From beyond the rivers of Cush, my worshipers, even the daughter of my dispersed people, will bring my offering.