Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
While he is near
Cry aloud and shout, you inhabitant of Zion; for the Holy One of Israel is great in the midst of you!"
I bring near my righteousness, it shall not be far off, and my salvation shall not wait; 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 Yahweh our God is whenever we call on him?
We give thanks to you, God. We give thanks, for your Name is near. Men tell about your wondrous works.
Yahweh is near to all those who call on him, to all who call on him in truth.
He has lifted up the horn of his people, the praise of all his saints; even of the children of Israel, a people near to him. Praise Yah!
He said to me, Son of man, do you see what they do? even the great abominations that the house of Israel do commit here, that I should go far off from my sanctuary? But you shall again see yet other great abominations.
Therefore I ask that you may not lose heart at my troubles for you, which are your glory.
If you are willing and obedient, you shall eat the good of the land;
Go therefore to the intersections of the highways, and as many as you may find, invite to the marriage feast.'
I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance."