Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.
But the angel said, Have no fear, Zacharias, for your prayer has come to the ears of God, and your wife Elisabeth will have a son, and his name will be John.
And he said to me, O Daniel, you man dearly loved, take in the sense of the words I say to you and get up on to your feet: for to you I am now sent; and when he had said this to me I got on to my feet, shaking with fear.
And the angel said to the women, Have no fear: for I see that you are searching for Jesus, who was put to death on the cross.
And when I saw him, I went down on my face at his feet as one dead. And he put his right hand on me, saying, Have no fear; I am the first and the last and the Living one;
And the angel, answering, said, I am Gabriel, whose place is before God; I have been sent to say these words to you and to give you this good news.
And it came about, after a short time, that he went through town and country giving the good news of the kingdom of God, and with him were the twelve,
You who give good news to Zion, get up into the high mountain; you who give good news to Jerusalem, let your voice be strong; let it be sounding without fear; say to the towns of Judah, See, your God!
I was the first to give word of it to Zion, and I gave the good news to Jerusalem.
How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of him who comes with good news, who gives word of peace, saying that salvation is near; who says to Zion, Your God is ruling!
The spirit of the Lord is on me, because I am marked out by him to give good news to the poor; he has sent me to make the broken-hearted well, to say that the prisoners will be made free, and that those in chains will see the light again;
And we are giving you the good news of the undertaking made to the fathers,
And how will there be preachers if they are not sent? As it is said, How beautiful are the feet of those who give the glad news of good things.
Which you have made ready before the face of all nations;
And that teaching about a change of heart and forgiveness of sins is to be given to Jerusalem first and to all nations in his name.
To them who are good to you will I give blessing, and on him who does you wrong will I put my curse: and you will become a name of blessing to all the families of the earth.
May God give us mercy and blessing, and let the light of his face be shining on us; (Selah.)
It is not enough for one who is my servant to put the tribes of Jacob again in their place, and to get back those of Israel who have been sent away: my purpose is to give you as a light to the nations, so that you may be my salvation to the end of the earth.
The Lord has let his holy arm be seen by the eyes of all nations; and all the ends of the earth will see the salvation of our God.
And Jesus came to them and said, All authority has been given to me in heaven and on earth.
And saying, The time has come, and the kingdom of God is near: let your hearts be turned from sin and have faith in the good news.
And he said to them, Go into all the world, and give the good news to everyone.
And so that the Gentiles might give glory to God for his mercy; as it is said, For this reason I will give praise to you among the Gentiles, and I will make a song to your name.
To me, who am less than the least of all the saints, was this grace given, so that I might make clear to the Gentiles the good news of the unending wealth of Christ:
If you keep yourselves safely based in the faith, not moved from the hope of the good news which came to you, and which was given to every living being under heaven; of which I, Paul, was made a servant.
And he said to me, You are my servant, Israel, in whom my glory will be seen;
See, the days are coming, says the Lord, when I will give effect to the good word which I have said about the people of Israel and the people of Judah.
For my eyes have seen your salvation,
And all flesh will see the salvation of God.
And there was much joy in that town.