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Summary

I say then, Have they stumbled that they should fall? God forbid: but rather through their fall salvation is come unto the Gentiles, for to provoke them to jealousy.

Have they stumbled

To provoke them to jealousy

General references

Bible References

Have they stumbled

Ezekiel 18:23
Have I delight by any means [in the] death of [the] wicked, {declares} the Lord Yahweh, [and] not at his turning from his way, {so that} he lives?
Ezekiel 33:11
Say to them, '{As I live},' {declares} the Lord Yahweh, '{Surely I have no delight} in the death of the wicked, {except} in [the] wicked returning from his way, and he lives. Turn back! Turn back from your ways, O evil [ones], for why should you die, house of Israel?'

But rather

Romans 11:12
And if their trespass [means] riches for the world and their loss [means] riches for the Gentiles, how much more [will] their fullness [mean]?
Acts 13:42
And [as] they were going out, they began urging [that] these things be spoken about to them on the next Sabbath.
Acts 18:6
And [when] they resisted and reviled [him], he shook out [his] clothes [and] said to them, "Your blood [be] on your [own] heads! I [am] guiltless! From now on I will go to the Gentiles!"
Acts 22:18
and saw him saying to me, 'Hurry and depart {quickly} from Jerusalem, because they will not accept your testimony about me.'
Acts 28:24
And [some] were convinced [by] what was said, but [others] refused to believe.

To provoke them to jealousy

Romans 11:14
if somehow I may provoke my people to jealousy and save some of them.

General references

Zephaniah 3:10
From beyond the rivers of Cush my worshipers and the daughter of my scattered ones shall bring my offering.