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But Esaias is very bold, and saith, I was found of them that sought me not; I was made manifest unto them that asked not after me.
The unjust fled and none pursuing, and the just shall be confident as the young lion.
Call with the throat; thou shalt not spare; as a trumpet lift up thy voice, and announce to my people their transgression, and to the house of Jacob their sin.
And for me, that the word might be given me, in the opening of my mouth in freedom of speech, to make known the mystery of the good news,
I was found
What then shall we say? That the nations, not following justice, overtook justice, and the justice of faith.
was sought by them they asked not; I was found by them not seeking me: I said, Behold me, behold me, to a nation not calling upon my name.
I was made
And he will say, It was light thou being to me a servant to raise up the tribes of Jacob, and to turn back the preserved of Israel: and I gave thee for a light of the nations to be my salvation even to the extremity of the earth.
So shall he cause many nations to rejoice for him; kings shall shut their mouth; for what was not recounted to them they saw; and what they heard not, they considered.
Behold, I gave him a witness of the nations, a leader and commanding the nations
So shall the last be first, and the first last; for many are called, but few chosen.
Go ye, therefore, to the passages of the ways, and as many as ye should find, call to the nuptial feast.
And the lord said to the servant, Go out into the ways and hedges, and compel to come in, that my house may be filled up.
1 John 4:19
We should love him, for he first loved us.