Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

I am sought of them that asked not for me; I am found of them that sought me not: I said, Behold me, behold me, unto a nation that was not called by my name.

General references

Bible References

I am sought

Isaiah 2:2
In the last days
the mountain of the Lord’s house will be established
at the top of the mountains
and will be raised above the hills.
All nations will stream to it,
Isaiah 11:10
On that day the root of Jesse
will stand as a banner for the peoples.
The nations will seek Him,
and His resting place will be glorious.
Isaiah 55:5
so you will summon a nation you do not know,
and nations who do not know you will run to you.
For the Lord your God,
even the Holy One of Israel,
has glorified you.”
Psalm 22:27
All the ends of the earth will remember
and turn to the Lord.
All the families of the nations
will bow down before You,
Romans 9:24
on us, the ones He also called, not only from the Jews but also from the Gentiles?
Romans 10:20
And Isaiah says boldly:

I was found
by those who were not looking for Me;
I revealed Myself
to those who were not asking for Me.
Ephesians 2:12
At that time you were without the Messiah, excluded from the citizenship of Israel, and foreigners to the covenants of the promise, without hope and without God in the world.

Unto

Isaiah 43:1
Now this is what the Lord says—
the One who created you, Jacob,
and the One who formed you, Israel
“Do not fear, for I have redeemed you;
I have called you by your name; you are Mine.
Isaiah 63:19
We have become like those You never ruled over,
like those not called by Your name.


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Hosea 1:10
Yet the number of the Israelites
will be like the sand of the sea,
which cannot be measured or counted.
And in the place where they were told:
You are not My people,
they will be called: Sons of the living God.
Zechariah 2:11
“Many nations will join themselves to the Lord on that day and become My people. I will dwell among you, and you will know that the Lord of Hosts has sent Me to you.
Zechariah 8:22
Many peoples and strong nations will come to seek the Lord of Hosts in Jerusalem and to plead for the Lord’s favor.”
1 Peter 2:10
Once you were not a people,
but now you are God’s people;
you had not received mercy,
but now you have received mercy.

General references

Romans 9:16
So then it does not depend on human will or effort but on God who shows mercy.
Romans 15:21
but, as it is written:

Those who were not told about Him will see,
and those who have not heard will understand.

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