Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
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.
All the ends of the earth will keep it in mind and be turned to the Lord: all the families of the nations will give him worship.
So that men may see your way on the earth, and your salvation among all nations.
O make a new song to the Lord, because he has done works of wonder; with his right hand, and with his holy arm, he has overcome.
The word which Isaiah, the son of Amoz, saw about Judah and Jerusalem.
And in that day, the eyes of the nations will be turned to the root of Jesse which will be lifted up as the flag of the peoples; and his resting-place will be glory.
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.
Up! let your face be bright, for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord is shining on you.
And I am coming to get together all nations and tongues: and they will come and will see my glory.
And no longer will they be teaching every man his neighbour and every man his brother, saying, Get knowledge of the Lord: for they will all have knowledge of me, from the least of them to the greatest of them, says the Lord: for they will have my forgiveness for their evil-doing, and their sin will go from my memory for ever.
And I will put her as seed in the earth, and I will have mercy on her to whom no mercy was given; and I will say to those who were not my people, You are my people, and they will say, My God.
And a number of nations will go and say, Come, and let us go up to the mountain of the Lord, and to the house of the God of Jacob; and he will give us knowledge of his ways and we will be guided by his word: for from Zion the law will go out, and the word of the Lord from Jerusalem.
For, from the coming up of the sun till its going down, my name is great among the Gentiles; and in every place the smell of burning flesh is offered to my name, and a clean offering: for my name is great among the Gentiles, says the Lord of armies.
And when these words came to the ears of Jesus he was surprised, and said to those who came after him, Truly I say to you, I have not seen such great faith, no, not in Israel.
And they were talking in tongues, and giving glory to God. Then Peter said,
And when Silas and Timothy came down from Macedonia, Paul was completely given up to the word, preaching to the Jews that the Christ was Jesus.
Be certain, then, that the salvation of God is sent to the Gentiles, and they will give hearing.
And the Jew is not different from the Greek: for there is the same Lord of all, who is good to all who have hope in his name:
Now I say that Christ has been made a servant of the circumcision to give effect to the undertakings given by God to the fathers,
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:
To whom God was pleased to give knowledge of the wealth of the glory of this secret among the Gentiles, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory:
O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, putting to death the prophets, and stoning those who were sent to her! again and again would I have taken your children to myself, as a bird takes her young ones under her wings, but you would not!
Is there anything which might have been done for my vine-garden which I have not done? why then, when I was hoping for the best grapes did it give me common grapes?
How may I give you up, O Ephraim? how may I be your saviour, O Israel? how may I make you like Admah? how may I do to you as I did to Zeboim? My heart is turned in me, it is soft with pity.
These twelve Jesus sent out and gave them orders, saying, Do not go among the Gentiles, or into any town of Samaria,
You are the sons of the prophets, and of the agreement which God made with your fathers, saying to Abraham, Through your seed a blessing will come on all the families of the earth.
Then Paul and Barnabas without fear said, It was necessary for the word of God to be given to you first; but because you will have nothing to do with it, and have no desire for eternal life, it will now be offered to the Gentiles.
And the law came in addition, to make wrongdoing worse; but where there was much sin, there was much more grace:
And so all Israel will get salvation: as it is said in the holy Writings, There will come out of Zion the One who makes free; by him wrongdoing will be taken away from Jacob:
To the praise of the glory of his grace, which he freely gave to us in the Loved One:
1 Kings 7:25
It was supported on twelve oxen, with their back parts turned to the middle of it, three of them facing to the north, three to the west, three to the south, and three to the east; the vessel was resting on top of them.
Make clear his glory to the nations, and his wonders to all the peoples.
Is not wisdom crying out, and the voice of knowledge sounding?
Go then to the cross-roads, and get all those whom you see to come to the bride-feast.
I have come, not to get the upright, but sinners, so that they may be turned from their sins.
For even as Jonah became a sign to the Ninevites, so will the Son of man be to this generation.
Or is God the God of Jews only? is he not in the same way the God of Gentiles? Yes, of Gentiles:
For this was not the teaching of Christ which was given to you;