Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And they sung a new song, saying, Thou art worthy to take the book, and to open the seals thereof: for thou wast slain, and hast redeemed us to God by thy blood out of every kindred, and tongue, and people, and nation;
These are the ones who have not defiled themselves with women, for they are virgins. These are the ones who follow the Lamb wherever he goes. These were redeemed from humanity as firstfruits to God and to the Lamb,
just as the Son of Man did not come to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many."
for this is my blood, the blood of the covenant, that is poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins.
Watch out for yourselves and for all the flock of which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to shepherd the church of God that he obtained with the blood of his own Son.
But they are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus.
1 Corinthians 6:20
For you were bought at a price. Therefore glorify God with your body.
1 Corinthians 7:23
You were bought with a price. Do not become slaves of men.
In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace
in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins.
He gave himself for us to set us free from every kind of lawlessness and to purify for himself a people who are truly his, who are eager to do good.
For those who speak in such a way make it clear that they are seeking a homeland.
1 Peter 1:18
You know that from your empty way of life inherited from your ancestors you were ransomed -- not by perishable things like silver or gold,
2 Peter 2:1
But false prophets arose among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you. These false teachers will infiltrate your midst with destructive heresies, even to the point of denying the Master who bought them. As a result, they will bring swift destruction on themselves.
1 John 1:7
But if we walk in the light as he himself is in the light, we have fellowship with one another and the blood of Jesus his Son cleanses us from all sin.
1 John 2:2
and he himself is the atoning sacrifice for our sins, and not only for our sins but also for the whole world.
After these things I looked, and here was an enormous crowd that no one could count, made up of persons from every nation, tribe, people, and language, standing before the throne and before the Lamb dressed in long white robes, and with palm branches in their hands.
For three and a half days those from every people, tribe, nation, and language will look at their corpses, because they will not permit them to be placed in a tomb.
Then I saw another angel flying directly overhead, and he had an eternal gospel to proclaim to those who live on the earth -- to every nation, tribe, language, and people.
"King Nebuchadnezzar, to all peoples, nations, and language groups that live in all the land: Peace and prosperity!
Then King Darius wrote to all the peoples, nations, and language groups who were living in all the land: "Peace and prosperity!
He said to them, "Go into all the world and preach the gospel to every creature.
if indeed you remain in the faith, established and firm, without shifting from the hope of the gospel that you heard. This gospel has also been preached in all creation under heaven, and I, Paul, have become its servant.
"'If your brother becomes impoverished and sells some of his property, his near redeemer is to come to you and redeem what his brother sold.
And you must not accept a ransom for anyone who has fled to a town of refuge, to allow him to return home and live on his own land before the death of the high priest.
that he might seat him with princes, with the princes of his people.
Let the family of Aaron say, "Yes, his loyal love endures!"
Offer to the Lord a song of thanks! Sing praises to our God to the accompaniment of a harp!
A wolf will reside with a lamb, and a leopard will lie down with a young goat; an ox and a young lion will graze together, as a small child leads them along.
Let them give the Lord the honor he deserves; let them praise his deeds in the coastlands.
But we had hoped that he was the one who was going to redeem Israel. Not only this, but it is now the third day since these things happened.