Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
While he is near
Make shrill thy voice and sing out thou inhabitress of Zion, - That great in the midst of thee, is the Holy One of Israel.
I have brought near my righteousness. It shall not be far away, And my deliverance, shall not linger, - But I will give In Zion, deliverance, To Israel, my glory.
For what great nation is there which hath gods nigh unto it, - like Yahweh our God, whensoever we have cried out unto him.
We have given thanks unto thee, O God, we have given thanks, And, in calling upon thy Name, men have recounted thy wonders.
Near is Yahweh to all who call upon him, - to all them who call upon him in faithfulness.
Therefore hath he exalted a horn for his people, a praise for all his men of lovingkindness, for the sons of Israel - a people near him, Praise ye Yah!
Then said he unto me, Son of man Canst thou see what they are doing, - the great abominations which the house of Israel are committing here, that I should go faraway from my sanctuary? Howbeit yet again, shalt thou see great abominations.
Wherefore I request, that there be no fainting in my tribulations in your behalf, the which is your glory; -
If ye be willing - and hearken Of the good of the land, shall ye eat;
Be going, therefore, into the crossways of the roads, and, as many as ye shall find, call ye into the marriage-feast.
I have not come to call, righteous, men, but, sinners, unto repentance.