Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And not for that nation only, but that also he should gather together in one the children of God that were scattered abroad.
In the morrow John sees Jesus coming to him, and says, Behold the Lamb of God, be taking away the sin of the world.
And I, if I be lifted up from the earth, will draw all to myself.
My strength was dried up as the potsherd, and my tongue cleaving to my jaws; and thou wilt set me for the dust of death.
And praised be the name of his glory forever; and his glory shall fill all the earth. Amen and Amen.
And he will say, It was light thou being to me a servant to raise up the tribes of Jacob, and to turn back the preserved of Israel: and I gave thee for a light of the nations to be my salvation even to the extremity of the earth.
A light for the revelation of the nations, and the glory of thy people Israel.
Or only the God of the Jews? and not also of the nations? Yes, also of the nations:
1 John 2:2
And he is the propitiation for our sins: and not for ours only, but also for the whole world.
And they sing a new song, saying, Worthy art thou to take the book, and to open its seals: for thou wert slain, and didst purchase us to God by thy blood from every tribe, and tongue, and people, and nation;
After these things I saw, and, behold, a great multitude, which none could number it, of all nations, and tribes, and peoples, and tongues, standing before the throne, and before the Lamb, having put round white robes, and palm trees in their hands;
For this, say, Thus said the Lord Jehovah: If I put them far off among the nations, and if I scattered them in the lands, and I will be to them for a little holy place in the lands where they went there.
According to the seeking of the shepherd of his flock in the day of his being in the midst of his sheep being scattered.; so will I search out my sheep and deliver them from all places where they were scattered there in the day of cloud and darkness.
For he is our peace, having made both one, and having loosed the middle partition wall of the enclosure;
James, servant of God and the Lord Jesus Christ, to the twelve tribes in the dispersion, health.
1 Peter 1:1
Peter, sent of Jesus Christ, to the chosen strangers of the dispersion of Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia,