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Acts 8:14, 15
When the apostles in Jerusalem heard that Samaria had received the word of God, they sent Peter and John to them. . . .
nor did I go up to Jerusalem to the apostles who came before me, but I went into Arabia and later returned to Damascus. . . .
Then Peter began to speak: "I now truly understand that God does not show favoritism, . . .
When they arrived, they gathered the church together and reported all that God had done through them, and how He had opened the door of faith to the Gentiles.
Sent on their way by the church, they passed through Phoenicia and Samaria, recounting the conversion of the Gentiles and bringing great joy to all the brothers.
The scepter will not depart from Judah, nor the staff from between his feet, until Shiloh comes and the allegiance of the nations is his.
All the ends of the earth will remember and turn to the LORD. All the families of the nations will bow down before Him.
Sing to the LORD a new song; sing to the LORD, all the earth. . . .
On that day the root of Jesse will stand as a banner for the peoples. The nations will seek Him, and His place of rest will be glorious.
until the Spirit is poured out upon us from on high. Then the desert will be an orchard, and the orchard will seem like a forest.
Isaiah 35:1, 2
The wilderness and the land will be glad; the desert will rejoice and blossom like a rose. . . .
Isaiah 42:1, 6
Here is My Servant, whom I uphold, My Chosen One, in whom My soul delights. I will put My Spirit on Him, and He will bring justice to the nations. . . .
He says, "It is not enough for you to be My Servant, to raise up the tribes of Jacob, and to restore the protected ones of Israel. I will also make you a light for the nations, that you may bring My salvation to the ends of the earth."
The LORD has bared His holy arm in the sight of all the nations; all the ends of the earth will see the salvation of our God.
Nations will come to your light, and kings to the brightness of your dawn.
Nations will see your righteousness, and all kings your glory. You will be called by a new name that the mouth of the LORD will bestow.
O LORD, my strength and my fortress, my refuge in the day of distress, the nations will come to You from the ends of the earth, and they will say, "Our fathers inherited nothing but lies, worthless idols of no benefit at all."
And I will sow her for Myself in the land, and I will have compassion on 'No Compassion.' I will say to those called 'Not My People, ' 'You are My people, ' and they will say, 'You are my God.'"
Amos 9:11, 12
"In that day I will restore the fallen tent of David. I will repair its gaps, restore its ruins, and rebuild it as in the days of old, . . .
Then the remnant of Jacob will be in the midst of many peoples like dew from the LORD, like showers on the grass, which do not wait for man or linger for mankind.
The LORD will be terrifying to them when He starves all the gods of the earth. Then the nations of every shore will bow in worship to Him, each in their own place.
For then I will restore pure lips to the peoples, that all may call upon the name of the LORD and serve Him shoulder to shoulder.
"On that day many nations will join themselves to the LORD, and they will become My people. I will dwell among you, and you will know that the LORD of Hosts has sent Me to you.
This is what the LORD of Hosts says: "Peoples will yet come--the residents of many cities-- . . .
"For My name will be great among the nations, from the rising to the setting of the sun. In every place, incense and pure offerings will be presented in My name, because My name will be great among the nations, " says the LORD of Hosts.
I say to you that many will come from the east and the west to share the banquet with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob in the kingdom of heaven.
When they entered the tomb, they saw a young man dressed in a white robe sitting on the right side, and they were alarmed.
a light for revelation to the Gentiles, and for glory to Your people Israel."
Accept one another, then, just as Christ accepted you, in order to bring glory to God. . . .
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