Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judaea in the days of Herod the king, behold, there came wise men from the east to Jerusalem,
and knew her not till she had brought forth a son: and he called his name JESUS.
And Joseph also went up from Galilee, out of the city of Nazareth, into Judaea, to the city of David, which is called Bethlehem, because he was of the house and family of David;
And they said unto him, In Bethlehem of Judaea: for thus it is written through the prophet,
But thou, Beth-lehem Ephrathah, which art little to be among the thousands of Judah, out of thee shall one come forth unto me that is to be ruler in Israel; whose goings forth are from of old, from everlasting.
for there is born to you this day in the city of David a Saviour, who is Christ the Lord.
Hath not the scripture said that the Christ cometh of the seed of David, and from Bethlehem, the village where David was?
And their dwelling was from Mesha, as thou goest toward Sephar, the mountain of the east.
But unto the sons of the concubines, that Abraham had, Abraham gave gifts. And he sent them away from Isaac his son, while he yet lived, eastward, unto the east country.
1 Kings 4:30
And Solomon's wisdom excelled the wisdom of all the children of the east, and all the wisdom of Egypt.
His substance also was seven thousand sheep, and three thousand camels, and five hundred yoke of oxen, and five hundred she-asses, and a very great household; so that this man was the greatest of all the children of the east.
They that dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him; And his enemies shall lick the dust.
And it shall come to pass in that day, that the root of Jesse, that standeth for an ensign of the peoples, unto him shall the nations seek; and his resting-place shall be glorious.
They went out of the city, and were coming to him.