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 forth his angels, and they shall gather out of his kingdom all that commit offences, and those who do iniquity, and shall cast them into the furnace of fire,
Matthew 24:31
and He will send forth his messengers with a trumpet of a loud voice, and they shall gather his elect from the four winds, from one end of heaven to the other.
Luke 16:22
and was carried by angels to Abraham's bosom: the rich man also died, and was buried.
Revelation 7:1
And after these things, I saw four angels standing at the four corners of the earth, holding the four winds of the earth, that the wind might not blow upon the earth, nor upon the sea, nor upon any tree.
Revelation 15:6
And the seven angels, who had the seven plagues, came out of the temple, clothed in linen pure and bright, and girded about their breasts with girdles of gold.

Shall gather

Matthew 25:31
So when the Son of man shall come in his glory, and all the holy angels with Him, then shall He sit upon his glorious throne:
John 10:16
And I have other sheep, which are not of this fold: them also I must bring, and they will hear my voice; so there shall be one fold, and one shepherd.
John 11:52
and not for the Jewish nation only, but that he might also gather together the children of God that are dispersed.
1 Thessalonians 4:14
for if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, so also those, that sleep in Jesus, will God bring with Him.
2 Thessalonians 2:1
But as to the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, and our gathering together unto Him,
Revelation 7:5
Of the tribe of Judah were sealed twelve thousand: of the tribe of Reuben were sealed twelve thousand: of the tribe of Gad were sealed twelve thousand:

His elect

Mark 13:20
And if the Lord did not shorten those days, none could escape: but for the sake of the elect, whom He hath chosen, He hath shortened those days.
Matthew 24:22
And unless those days be shortened, no one would be saved; but for the sake of the elect those days shall be shortened.
Luke 18:7
and will not God do justice for his elect that cry to Him day and night, though He bear long with them.
Romans 8:33
Who shall lay any accusation against the elect of God? will God, who justifieth us?
Colossians 3:12
Put on therefore, as the elect of God holy and beloved, bowels of mercy, benignity, humbleness of mind, meekness, long-suffering;
2 Timothy 2:10
Therefore I submit to every thing for the sake of the elect, that they also may obtain the salvation which is by Christ Jesus, with eternal glory.
1 Peter 1:2
Asia, and Bithynia, chosen according to the fore-knowledge of God, through sanctification of the Spirit, unto obedience, and to the sprinkling of the blood of Jesus Christ,---may grace and peace be multiplied unto you.


Matthew 12:42
The queen of the South too, shall rise up in the day of judgement against this generation, and condemn it; for she came from the ends of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon, and behold a greater than Solomon is here.

General references

Luke 13:29
Yea they shall come from the east, and from the west, and from the north, and from the south, and shall sit down in the kingdom of God.