Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

General references

Bible References

Zion's

Isaiah 62:6
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
Psalm 51:18
Do good in thy good pleasure unto Zion; build thou the walls of Jerusalem.
Psalm 102:13
Thou shalt arise and have mercy upon Zion; for the time to favour her, the set time, is come.
Psalm 122:6
Pray for the peace of Jerusalem; those that love thee shall be brought into rest.
Psalm 137:6
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.
Zechariah 2:12
And the LORD shall possess Judah his portion in the holy land and shall still choose Jerusalem.
Luke 10:2
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,
Hebrews 7:25
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.

The righteousness

Isaiah 1:26
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.
Isaiah 32:15
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.
Isaiah 51:5
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.
Isaiah 61:10
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.
Psalm 98:1
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.
Proverbs 4:18
But the path of the just is as the light of the morning star, that shines more and more until the day is perfect.
Micah 4:2
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.
Matthew 5:16
Let your light so shine before men that they may see your good works and glorify your Father who is in the heavens.
Luke 2:30
for mine eyes have seen thy saving health,
Philippians 2:15
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.

General references

Luke 2:31
which thou hast prepared before the face of all the peoples: