Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And they said unto him, From a very far country thy servants are come because of the name of the LORD thy God: for we have heard the fame of him, and all that he did in Egypt,

Bible References

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Deuteronomy 20:15
Thus, shalt thou do unto all the cities that are very far away from thee, - which are not of the cities of those nations.

Because

1 Kings 8:41
Moreover also, unto the stranger, who is, not of thy people Israel, - but hath come in out of a far country, for the sake of thy Name, -
2 Chronicles 6:32
Moreover also, unto the stranger who is not, of thy people Israel, but he shall come in out of a far country - for the sake of thy great Name, and of thy strong hand, and of thine outstretched arm, - and so they shall come in and pray towards this house,
Nehemiah 9:5
Then said the Levites - Jeshua and Kadmiel, Bani, Hashabneiah, Sherebiah, Hodiah, Shebaniah, Pethahiah, Stand up, bless Yahweh your God, from age to age, - Yea let them bless thy glorious Name, which is exalted above all blessing and praise.
Psalm 72:19
And blessed be his glorious Name, unto times ago-abiding, - And filled with his glory be all the earth, Amen and Amen!
Psalm 83:18
That men may know that, thou, Whose Name alone is Yahweh, Art Most High over all the earth.
Psalm 148:13
Let them praise the Name of Yahweh, for lofty is his Name alone, His splendour is over earth and heavens.
Isaiah 55:5
Lo! A nation thou shalt not know, shalt thou call, And, a nation which hath not known thee, unto thee, shall run, - For the sake of Yahweh thy God, And for the Holy One of Israel, because he hath adorned thee.
Acts 8:7
For, from many who had impure spirits, shouting with a loud voice, they were going out, and, many that were paralysed and lame, were cured.

We have

Joshua 9:24
And they responded to Joshua, and said - Because it was, plainly told, thy servants, how that Yahweh thy God had commanded Moses his servant to give unto you all the land, and to destroy all the inhabitants of the land from before you, - therefore feared we greatly, for our lives, because of you, and did this thing.
Joshua 2:9
and said unto the men, I know that Yahweh hath given unto you the land, - and that the terror of you hath fallen upon us, and that all the inhabitants of the land, have melted away, from before you.
Exodus 9:16
but, in very deed for this purpose, have I let thee remain, for the purpose of showing thee my might, - and that my name may be celebrated in all the earth.
Exodus 15:14
Peoples have heard they tremble, - A pang, hath seized the dwellers of Philistia:
Numbers 14:15
As soon, therefore, as thou hast put to death this people as one man, so soon will the nations who have heard thy fame speak saying:
Isaiah 66:19
Then will I set among them, a sign, And will send, of them such as have escaped unto the nations - Tarshish Pul and Lud that draw the bow, Tubal and Javan, - The Coastlands that are afar off, Who have not heard my fame Nor seen my glory, And they shall tell my glory throughout the nations.