Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
While he is near
Cry aloud and shout, thou inhabitant of Zion, for great in the midst of thee is the Holy One of Israel.
I bring near my righteousness. It shall not be far off. And my salvation shall not tarry, and I will place salvation in Zion for Israel my glory.
For what great nation is there that has a god so near to them, as LORD our God is whenever we call upon him?
We give thanks to thee, O God. We give thanks, for thy name is near. Men tell of thy wondrous works.
LORD is near to all those who call upon him, to all who call upon him in truth.
And he has lifted up the horn of his people, the praise of all his sanctified, even of the sons of Israel, a people near to him. Praise ye LORD.
And he said to me, Son of man, see thou what they do, even the great abominations that the house of Israel commit here, that I should go far off from my sanctuary? But thou shall again see yet other great abominations.
Therefore I ask that ye not become discouraged at my tribulations on your behalf, which is your glory.