Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For Zion's sake will I not hold my peace, and for Jerusalem's sake I will not rest, until the righteousness thereof go forth as brightness, and the salvation thereof as a lamp that burneth.
I have set watchmen upon thy walls, O Jerusalem, which shall never hold their peace day nor night; ye that make mention of the LORD, do not keep silent
Do good in thy good pleasure unto Zion; build thou the walls of Jerusalem.
Thou shalt arise and have mercy upon Zion; for the time to favour her, the set time, is come.
Pray for the peace of Jerusalem; those that love thee shall be brought into rest.
If I do not remember thee, my tongue shall cleave to the roof of my mouth; if I do not prefer to lift up Jerusalem as my chief joy.
And the LORD shall possess Judah his portion in the holy land and shall still choose Jerusalem.
Therefore he said unto them, The harvest truly is great, but the labourers are few; pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest that he would send forth labourers into his harvest.
2 Thessalonians 3:1
Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have free course and be glorified, even as it is with you,
Therefore he is able also to save to the uttermost those that come unto God by him, seeing he ever lives to make intercession for them.
and I will restore thy judges as at the first and thy counsellors as at the beginning; afterward thou shalt be called The city of righteousness, the faithful city.
until the spirit is poured upon us from on high, and the wilderness is turned into a fruitful field, and the fruitful field is counted for a forest.
My righteousness is near; my saving health is gone forth, and my arms shall judge the people; the isles shall wait upon me; and on my arm shall they place their hope.
I will greatly rejoice in the LORD; my soul shall be joyful in my God; for he has clothed me with the garments of saving health; he has surrounded me with the robe of righteousness; as a bridegroom he has arrayed me, and as a bride made up of his jewels.
O sing unto the LORD a new song; for he has done marvellous things; his right hand has gotten him the victory, even the arm of his holiness.
But the path of the just is as the light of the morning star, that shines more and more until the day is perfect.
And many Gentiles shall come and say, Come, and let us go up to the mountain of the LORD and to the house of the God of Jacob; and he will teach us of his ways, and we will walk in his paths: for the law shall go forth from Zion and the word of the LORD from Jerusalem.
Let your light so shine before men that they may see your good works and glorify your Father who is in the heavens.
for mine eyes have seen thy saving health,
that ye may be blameless and innocent, children of God without rebuke in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom ye shine as lights in the world,
1 Peter 2:9
But ye are the chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, an acquired people, that ye should show forth the virtues of him who has called you out of darkness into his marvellous light.
which thou hast prepared before the face of all the peoples: