Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"Blessings on the Lord, the God of Israel, Because he has turned his attention to his people, and brought about their deliverance,
She came up just at that time and gave thanks to God and spoke about the child to all who were living in expectation of the liberation of Jerusalem.
So those who were present asked him, "Master, is this the time when you are going to re-establish the kingdom for Israel?"
1 Peter 1:18
for you know that you have not been ransomed with anything perishable like silver or gold, from the futile way of living in which you were brought up,
Then they sang a new song: "You deserve to take the roll and open its seals, for you have been slaughtered, and with your blood have bought for God men from every tribe, tongue, people, and nation,