Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And then shall he send his angels, and shall gather together his elect from the four winds, from the uttermost part of the earth to the uttermost part of heaven.

General references

Bible References

Shall he

Matthew 13:41
The Son of Man will send out his angels, and they will gather out of his kingdom everything that causes sin and all who do evil,
Matthew 24:31
And he will send out his angels with a loud trumpet call, and they will gather together his elect from the four winds, from one end of heaven to the other.
Luke 16:22
So the beggar died, and was carried by the angels to Abraham's bosom. The rich man also died and was buried.
Revelation 7:1
After this I saw four angels standing at the four corners of the earth, holding back the four winds of the earth, that no wind would blow on the earth or the sea or on any tree.
Revelation 15:6
and the seven angels who had the seven plagues came out of the temple, clothed in linen, clean and bright, and girded around their chests with golden sashes.

Shall gather

Matthew 25:31
"When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on his glorious throne.
John 10:16
And I have other sheep that are not of this fold; I must bring them also, and they will heed my voice. So there shall be one flock and one shepherd.
John 11:52
and not for that nation only, but also that he would gather together into one the children of God who were scattered abroad.
1 Thessalonians 4:14
For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so God will bring with him those who have fallen asleep in Jesus.
2 Thessalonians 2:1
Now concerning the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ and our gathering together to him, we beg you, brethren,
Revelation 7:5
From the tribe of Judah, twelve thousand were sealed, from the tribe of Reuben twelve thousand, from the tribe of Gad twelve thousand,

His elect

Mark 13:20
And if the Lord had not shortened those days, no flesh would be saved; but for the sake of the elect, whom he chose, he shortened the days.
Matthew 24:22
And if those days had not been shortened, no flesh would be saved; but for the sake of the elect those days will be shortened.
Luke 18:7
And will not God bring about justice for his elect, who cry to him day and night? Will he delay long over them?
Romans 8:33
Who shall bring any charge against God's elect? It is God who justifies.
Colossians 3:12
So, as God's chosen ones, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience;
2 Timothy 2:10
Therefore I endure everything for the sake of the elect, that they too may obtain the salvation that is in Christ Jesus, with eternal glory.
1 Peter 1:2
who have been chosen according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, by the sanctifying work of the Spirit, for obedience to Jesus Christ and sprinkling with his blood: may grace and peace be yours in abundance.


Matthew 12:42
The queen of the South will rise at the judgment with this generation and condemn it; for she came from the ends of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon, and behold, something greater than Solomon is here.

General references

Luke 13:29
And men will come from east and west, and from north and south, and sit at table in the kingdom of God.