Judah is gone into captivity because of affliction, and because of great servitude; she dwells among the nations, she finds no rest: all her persecutors overtook her within the straits.
The adversary has spread out his hand on all her pleasant things: for she has seen that the nations are entered into her sanctuary, concerning whom you commanded that they should not enter into your assembly.
He has violently taken away his tabernacle, as if it were of a garden; he has destroyed his place of assembly: the LORD has caused solemn assembly and Sabbath to be forgotten in Zion, Has despised in the indignation of his anger the king and the priest.
Her gates are sunk into the ground; he has destroyed and broken her bars: Her king and her princes are among the nations where the law is not; Yes, her prophets find no vision from the LORD.
Depart! they cried to them, Unclean! depart, depart, don't touch! When they fled away and wandered, men said among the nations, They shall no more live [here].
Our eyes do yet fail [in looking] for our vain help: In our watching we have watched for a nation that could not save.
The breath of our nostrils, the anointed of the LORD, was taken in their pits; Of whom we said, Under his shadow we shall live among the nations.
If any of the flesh of the sacrifice of his peace offerings is eaten on the third day, it will not be accepted, neither shall it be imputed to him who offers it. It will be an abomination, and the soul who eats any of it will bear his iniquity.
When anyone touches any unclean thing, the uncleanness of man, or an unclean animal, or any unclean abomination, and eats some of the flesh of the sacrifice of peace offerings, which belong to the LORD, that soul shall be cut off from his people.'"
All that don't have fins and scales in the seas, and in the rivers, of all that move in the waters, and of all the living creatures that are in the waters, they are an abomination to you,
Whatever has no fins nor scales in the waters, that is an abomination to you.
"'These you shall detest among the birds; they shall not be eaten, they are an abomination: the eagle, and the vulture, and the black vulture,
"'All flying insects that walk on all fours are an abomination to you.
But all winged creeping things which have four feet, are an abomination to you.
"'Every creeping thing that creeps on the earth is an abomination. It shall not be eaten.
Whatever goes on its belly, and whatever goes on all fours, or whatever has many feet, even all creeping things that creep on the earth, them you shall not eat; for they are an abomination.
"'Don't defile yourselves in any of these things: for in all these the nations which I am casting out before you were defiled.
You therefore shall keep my statutes and my ordinances, and shall not do any of these abominations; neither the native-born, nor the stranger who lives as a foreigner among you;
(for all these abominations have the men of the land done, that were before you, and the land became defiled);
that the land not vomit you out also, when you defile it, as it vomited out the nation that was before you.
"'For whoever shall do any of these abominations, even the souls that do them shall be cut off from among their people.
If it is eaten at all on the third day, it is an abomination. It will not be accepted;
"'If a man lies with a male, as with a woman, both of them have committed an abomination: they shall surely be put to death; their blood shall be upon them.
You shall not walk in the customs of the nation, which I am casting out before you: for they did all these things, and therefore I abhorred them.
"'As for your male and your female slaves, whom you may have; of the nations that are around you, from them you may buy male and female slaves.
I will scatter you among the nations, and I will draw out the sword after you: and your land will be a desolation, and your cities shall be a waste.
You will perish among the nations, and the land of your enemies will eat you up.
but I will for their sake remember the covenant of their ancestors, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt in the sight of the nations, that I might be their God. I am the LORD.'"
He has shown strength with his arm. He has scattered the proud in the imagination of their hearts.
a light for revelation to the nations, and the glory of your people Israel."
for he loves our nation, and he built our synagogue for us."
For the nations of the world seek after all of these things, but your Father knows that you need these things.
He said to them, "You are those who justify yourselves in the sight of men, but God knows your hearts. For that which is exalted among men is an abomination in the sight of God.
who devour widows' houses, and for a pretense make long prayers: these will receive greater condemnation."
Then he said to them, "Nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom.
They will fall by the edge of the sword, and will be led captive into all the nations. Jerusalem will be trampled down by the Gentiles, until the times of the Gentiles are fulfilled.
There will be signs in the sun, moon, and stars; and on the earth anxiety of nations, in perplexity for the roaring of the sea and the waves;
He said to them, "The kings of the nations lord it over them, and those who have authority over them are called 'benefactors.'
They began to accuse him, saying, "We found this man perverting the nation, forbidding paying taxes to Caesar, and saying that he himself is Christ, a king."
But the other answered, and rebuking him said, "Don't you even fear God, seeing you are under the same condemnation?
and that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name to all the nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
For from the rising of the sun even to the going down of the same, my name is great among the nations, and in every place incense will be offered to my name, and a pure offering: for my name is great among the nations," says the LORD of Armies.
"But the deceiver is cursed, who has in his flock a male, and vows, and sacrifices to the Lord a blemished thing; for I am a great King," says the LORD of Armies, "and my name is awesome among the nations."
Judah has dealt treacherously, and an abomination is committed in Israel and in Jerusalem; for Judah has profaned the holiness of the LORD which he loves, and has married the daughter of a foreign god.
You are cursed with the curse; for you rob me, even this whole nation.
"All nations shall call you blessed, for you will be a delightful land," says the LORD of Armies.
But when Jesus saw it, he was moved with indignation, and said to them, "Allow the little children to come to me! Don't forbid them, for the Kingdom of God belongs to such as these.
Jesus summoned them, and said to them, "You know that they who are recognized as rulers over the nations lord it over them, and their great ones exercise authority over them.
He taught, saying to them, "Isn't it written, 'My house will be called a house of prayer for all the nations?' But you have made it a den of robbers!"
those who devour widows' houses, and for a pretense make long prayers. These will receive greater condemnation."
For nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom. There will be earthquakes in various places. There will be famines and troubles. These things are the beginning of birth pains.
The Good News must first be preached to all the nations.
But when you see the abomination of desolation, spoken of by Daniel the prophet, standing where it ought not (let the reader understand), then let those who are in Judea flee to the mountains,
Yes, and you will be brought before governors and kings for my sake, for a testimony to them and to the nations.
"Behold, my servant whom I have chosen; my beloved in whom my soul is well pleased: I will put my Spirit on him. He will proclaim justice to the nations.
In his name, the nations will hope."
But Jesus summoned them, and said, "You know that the rulers of the nations lord it over them, and their great ones exercise authority over them.
"Therefore I tell you, the Kingdom of God will be taken away from you, and will be given to a nation bringing forth its fruit.
"Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you devour widows' houses, and as a pretense you make long prayers. Therefore you will receive greater condemnation.
For nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom; and there will be famines, plagues, and earthquakes in various places.
Then they will deliver you up to oppression, and will kill you. You will be hated by all of the nations for my name's sake.
This Good News of the Kingdom will be preached in the whole world for a testimony to all the nations, and then the end will come.
"When, therefore, you see the abomination of desolation, which was spoken of through Daniel the prophet, standing in the holy place (let the reader understand),
Before him all the nations will be gathered, and he will separate them one from another, as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats.
Go, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,
Many nations will go and say, "Come, and let us go up to the mountain of the LORD, and to the house of the God of Jacob; and he will teach us of his ways, and we will walk in his paths." For out of Zion will go forth the law, and the word of the LORD from Jerusalem;
and he will judge between many peoples, and will decide concerning strong nations afar off. They will beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruning hooks. Nation will not lift up sword against nation, neither will they learn war any more.
Indeed all the nations may walk in the name of their gods; but we will walk in the name of the LORD our God forever and ever.
and I will make that which was lame a remnant, and that which was cast far off a strong nation: and the LORD will reign over them on Mount Zion from then on, even forever."
Now many nations have assembled against you, that say, "Let her be defiled, and let our eye gloat over Zion."
The remnant of Jacob will be among the nations, in the midst of many peoples, like a lion among the animals of the forest, like a young lion among the flocks of sheep; who, if he goes through, treads down and tears in pieces, and there is no one to deliver.
I will execute vengeance in anger, and wrath on the nations that didn't listen."
I will bear the indignation of the LORD, because I have sinned against him, until he pleads my case, and executes judgment for me. He will bring me forth to the light. I will see his righteousness.
The nations will see and be ashamed of all their might. They will lay their hand on their mouth. Their ears will be deaf.
Who can stand before his indignation? Who can endure the fierceness of his anger? His wrath is poured out like fire, and the rocks are broken apart by him.
because of the multitude of the prostitution of the alluring prostitute, the mistress of witchcraft, who sells nations through her prostitution, and families through her witchcraft.
"Behold, I am against you," says the LORD of Armies, "and I will lift your skirts over your face. I will show the nations your nakedness, and the kingdoms your shame.
But it happened that when Sanballat heard that we were building the wall, he was angry, and took great indignation, and mocked the Jews.
I said to them, "We, after our ability, have redeemed our brothers the Jews that were sold to the nations; and would you even sell your brothers, and should they be sold to us?" Then they held their peace, and found never a word.
Also I said, "The thing that you do is not good. Ought you not to walk in the fear of our God, because of the reproach of the nations our enemies?
Moreover there were at my table, of the Jews and the rulers, one hundred fifty men, besides those who came to us from among the nations that were around us.
in which was written, "It is reported among the nations, and Gashmu says it, that you and the Jews intend to rebel. Because of that, you are building the wall. You would be their king, according to these words.
It happened, when all our enemies heard [of it], that all the nations that were about us feared, and were much cast down in their own eyes; for they perceived that this work was worked of our God.
Didn't Solomon king of Israel sin by these things? Yet among many nations was there no king like him, and he was beloved of his God, and God made him king over all Israel. Nevertheless foreign women caused even him to sin.
I will strike them with the pestilence, and disinherit them, and will make of you a nation greater and mightier than they."
Now if you killed this people as one man, then the nations which have heard the fame of you will speak, saying,
After the number of the days in which you spied out the land, even forty days, for every day a year, you will bear your iniquities, even forty years, and you will know my alienation.'
The elders of Moab and the elders of Midian departed with the rewards of divination in their hand; and they came to Balaam, and spoke to him the words of Balak.
For from the top of the rocks I see him. From the hills I see him. Behold, it is a people that dwells alone, and shall not be reckoned among the nations.
Surely there is no enchantment with Jacob; Neither is there any divination with Israel. Now it shall be said of Jacob and of Israel, What has God done!
God brings him out of Egypt. He has as it were the strength of the wild ox. He shall eat up the nations his adversaries, shall break their bones in pieces, and pierce them with his arrows.
He looked at Amalek, and took up his parable, and said, "Amalek was the first of the nations, But his latter end shall come to destruction."
The vision of Obadiah. This is what the Lord the LORD says about Edom. We have heard news from the LORD, and an ambassador is sent among the nations, saying, "Arise, and let's rise up against her in battle.
Behold, I have made you small among the nations. You are greatly despised.
For the day of the LORD is near all the nations! As you have done, it will be done to you. Your deeds will return upon your own head.
For as you have drunk on my holy mountain, so will all the nations drink continually. Yes, they will drink, swallow down, and will be as though they had not been.
For the perverse is an abomination to the LORD, but his friendship is with the upright.
There are six things which the LORD hates; yes, seven which are an abomination to him:
For my mouth speaks truth. Wickedness is an abomination to my lips.
A false balance is an abomination to the LORD, but accurate weights are his delight.
Where there is no wise guidance, the nation falls, but in the multitude of counselors there is victory.
Those who are perverse in heart are an abomination to the LORD, but those whose ways are blameless are his delight.
Lying lips are an abomination to the LORD, but those who do the truth are his delight.
Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a disgrace to any people.
The sacrifice made by the wicked is an abomination to the LORD, but the prayer of the upright is his delight.
The way of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD, but he loves him who follows after righteousness.
Everyone who is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD: they shall certainly not be unpunished.
It is an abomination for kings to do wrong, for the throne is established by righteousness.
He who justifies the wicked, and he who condemns the righteous, both of them alike are an abomination to the LORD.
The rich man's wealth is his strong city, like an unscalable wall in his own imagination.
Differing weights and differing measures, both of them alike are an abomination to the LORD.
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination: how much more, when he brings it with a wicked mind!
He who says to the wicked, "You are righteous;" peoples shall curse him, and nations shall abhor him--
When his speech is charming, don't believe him; for there are seven abominations in his heart.
He who turns away his ear from hearing the law, even his prayer is an abomination.
Why do the nations rage, and the peoples plot a vain thing?
Ask of me, and I will give the nations for your inheritance, the uttermost parts of the earth for your possession.
God is a righteous judge, yes, a God who has indignation every day.
You have rebuked the nations. You have destroyed the wicked. You have blotted out their name forever and ever.
The nations have sunk down in the pit that they made. In the net which they hid, their own foot is taken.
The wicked shall be turned back to Sheol, even all the nations that forget God.
Arise, the LORD! Don't let man prevail. Let the nations be judged in your sight.
Put them in fear, the LORD. Let the nations know that they are only men. Selah.
the LORD is King forever and ever! The nations will perish out of his land.
You have delivered me from the strivings of the people. You have made me the head of the nations. A people whom I have not known shall serve me.
Therefore I will give thanks to you, the LORD, among the nations, and will sing praises to your name.
All the ends of the earth shall remember and turn to the LORD. All the relatives of the nations shall worship before you.
For the kingdom is the LORD's. He is the ruler over the nations.
the LORD brings the counsel of the nations to nothing. He makes the thoughts of the peoples to be of no effect.
Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD, the people whom he has chosen for his own inheritance.
There is no soundness in my flesh because of your indignation, neither is there any health in my bones because of my sin.
Vindicate me, God, and plead my cause against an ungodly nation. Oh, deliver me from deceitful and wicked men.
You drove out the nations with your hand, but you planted them. You afflicted the peoples, but you spread them abroad.
You have made us like sheep for food, and have scattered us among the nations.
You make us a byword among the nations, a shaking of the head among the peoples.
Your arrows are sharp. The nations fall under you, with arrows in the heart of the king's enemies.
The nations raged. The kingdoms were moved. He lifted his voice, and the earth melted.
"Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations. I will be exalted in the earth."
Oh clap your hands, all you nations. Shout to God with the voice of triumph!
He subdues nations under us, and peoples under our feet.
God reigns over the nations. God sits on his holy throne.
I will give thanks to you, Lord, among the peoples. I will sing praises to you among the nations.
You, the LORD God of Armies, the God of Israel, rouse yourself to punish the nations. Show no mercy to the wicked traitors. Selah.
But you, the LORD, laugh at them. You scoff at all the nations.
who stills the roaring of the seas, the roaring of their waves, and the turmoil of the nations.
He rules by his might forever. His eyes watch the nations. Don't let the rebellious rise up against him. Selah.
That your way may be known on earth, and your salvation among all nations,
Oh let the nations be glad and sing for joy, for you will judge the peoples with equity, and govern the nations on earth. Selah.
Rebuke the wild animal of the reeds, the multitude of the bulls, with the calves of the peoples. Being humbled, may it bring bars of silver. Scatter the nations that delight in war.
Pour out your indignation on them. Let the fierceness of your anger overtake them.
Yes, all kings shall fall down before him. All nations shall serve him.
His name endures forever. His name continues as long as the sun. Men shall be blessed by him. All nations will call him blessed.
He threw on them the fierceness of his anger, wrath, indignation, and trouble, and a band of angels of evil.
He also drove out the nations before them, allotted them for an inheritance by line, and made the tribes of Israel to dwell in their tents.
God, the nations have come into your inheritance. They have defiled your holy temple. They have laid Jerusalem in heaps.
Pour out your wrath on the nations that don't know you; on the kingdoms that don't call on your name;
Why should the nations say, "Where is their God?" Let it be known among the nations, before our eyes, that vengeance for your servants' blood is being poured out.
You brought a vine out of Egypt. You drove out the nations, and planted it.
Arise, God, judge the earth, for you inherit all of the nations. A song. A Psalm by Asaph.
"Come," they say, "and let's destroy them as a nation, that the name of Israel may be remembered no more."
Turn us, God of our salvation, and cause your indignation toward us to cease.
All nations you have made will come and worship before you, Lord. They shall glorify your name.
You have taken my friends from me. You have made me an abomination to them. I am confined, and I can't escape.
He who disciplines the nations, won't he punish? He who teaches man knows.
Declare his glory among the nations, his marvelous works among all the peoples.
Ascribe to the LORD, you families of nations, ascribe to the LORD glory and strength.
Say among the nations, "the LORD reigns." The world is also established. It can't be moved. He will judge the peoples with equity.
the LORD has made known his salvation. He has openly shown his righteousness in the sight of the nations.
Because of your indignation and your wrath, for you have taken me up, and thrown me away.
So the nations will fear the name of the LORD; all the kings of the earth your glory.
They went about from nation to nation, from one kingdom to another people.
He gave them the lands of the nations. They took the labor of the peoples in possession,
that I may see the prosperity of your chosen, that I may rejoice in the gladness of your nation, that I may glory with your inheritance.
that he would overthrow their seed among the nations, and scatter them in the lands.
but mixed themselves with the nations, and learned their works.
He gave them into the hand of the nations. Those who hated them ruled over them.
Save us, the LORD, our God, gather us from among the nations, to give thanks to your holy name, to triumph in your praise!
I will give thanks to you, the LORD, among the nations. I will sing praises to you among the peoples.
He will judge among the nations. He will heap up dead bodies. He will crush the ruler of the whole earth.
He has shown his people the power of his works, in giving them the heritage of the nations.
the LORD is high above all nations, his glory above the heavens.
Why should the nations say, "Where is their God, now?"
Praise the LORD, all you nations! Extol him, all you peoples!
All the nations surrounded me, but in the name of the LORD, I cut them off.
Indignation has taken hold on me, because of the wicked who forsake your law.
Then our mouth was filled with laughter, and our tongue with singing. Then they said among the nations, "the LORD has done great things for them."
who struck many nations, and killed mighty kings,
The idols of the nations are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.
He has not done this for just any nation. They don't know his ordinances. Praise Yah!
To execute vengeance on the nations, and punishments on the peoples;
He who overcomes, and he who keeps my works to the end, to him I will give authority over the nations.
They sang a new song, saying, "You are worthy to take the book, and to open its seals: for you were killed, and bought us for God with your blood, out of every tribe, language, people, and nation,
After these things I looked, and behold, a great multitude, which no man could number, out of every nation and of all tribes, peoples, and languages, standing before the throne and before the Lamb, dressed in white robes, with palm branches in their hands.
They told me, "You must prophesy again over many peoples, nations, languages, and kings."
Leave out the court which is outside of the temple, and don't measure it, for it has been given to the nations. They will tread the holy city under foot for forty-two months.
From among the peoples, tribes, languages, and nations people will look at their dead bodies for three and a half days, and will not allow their dead bodies to be laid in a tomb.
The nations were angry, and your wrath came, as did the time for the dead to be judged, and to give your bondservants the prophets, their reward, as well as to the saints, and those who fear your name, to the small and the great; and to destroy those who destroy the earth."
She gave birth to a son, a male child, who is to rule all the nations with a rod of iron. Her child was caught up to God, and to his throne.
It was given to him to make war with the saints, and to overcome them. Authority over every tribe, people, language, and nation was given to him.
I saw an angel flying in mid heaven, having an eternal Good News to proclaim to those who dwell on the earth, and to every nation, tribe, language, and people.
Another, a second angel, followed, saying, "Babylon the great has fallen, which has made all the nations to drink of the wine of the wrath of her sexual immorality."
They sang the song of Moses, the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, "Great and marvelous are your works, Lord God, the Almighty! Righteous and true are your ways, you King of the nations.
Who wouldn't fear you, Lord, and glorify your name? For you only are holy. For all the nations will come and worship before you. For your righteous acts have been revealed."
The great city was divided into three parts, and the cities of the nations fell. Babylon the great was remembered in the sight of God, to give to her the cup of the wine of the fierceness of his wrath.
The woman was dressed in purple and scarlet, and decked with gold and precious stones and pearls, having in her hand a golden cup full of abominations and the impurities of the sexual immorality of the earth.
And on her forehead a name was written, "MYSTERY, BABYLON THE GREAT, THE MOTHER OF THE PROSTITUTES AND OF THE ABOMINATIONS OF THE EARTH."
He said to me, "The waters which you saw, where the prostitute sits, are peoples, multitudes, nations, and languages.
For all the nations have drunk of the wine of the wrath of her sexual immorality, the kings of the earth committed sexual immorality with her, and the merchants of the earth grew rich from the abundance of her luxury."
The light of a lamp will shine no more at all in you. The voice of the bridegroom and of the bride will be heard no more at all in you; for your merchants were the princes of the earth; for with your sorcery all the nations were deceived.
Out of his mouth proceeds a sharp, double-edged sword, that with it he should strike the nations. He will rule them with an iron rod. He treads the winepress of the fierceness of the wrath of God, the Almighty.
and cast him into the abyss, and shut it, and sealed it over him, that he should deceive the nations no more, until the thousand years were finished. After this, he must be freed for a short time.
and he will come out to deceive the nations which are in the four corners of the earth, Gog and Magog, to gather them together to the war; the number of whom is as the sand of the sea.
The nations will walk in its light. The kings of the earth bring the glory and honor of the nations into it.
and they shall bring the glory and the honor of the nations into it so that they may enter.
There will in no way enter into it anything profane, or one who causes an abomination or a lie, but only those who are written in the Lamb's book of life.
in the middle of its street. On this side of the river and on that was the tree of life, bearing twelve kinds of fruits, yielding its fruit every month. The leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations.
through whom we received grace and apostleship, for obedience of faith among all the nations, for his name's sake;
but to those who are self-seeking, and don't obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, will be wrath and indignation,
As it is written, "I have made you a father of many nations." This is in the presence of him whom he believed: God, who gives life to the dead, and calls the things that are not, as though they were.
Who in hope believed against hope, to the end that he might become a father of many nations, according to that which had been spoken, "So will your seed be."
The gift is not as through one who sinned: for the judgment came by one to condemnation, but the free gift came of many trespasses to justification.
There is therefore now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus, who don't walk according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit.
But I ask, didn't Israel know? First Moses says, "I will provoke you to jealousy with that which is no nation, with a nation void of understanding I will make you angry."
but now is revealed, and by the Scriptures of the prophets, according to the commandment of the eternal God, is made known for obedience of faith to all the nations;
Then the angel of the LORD replied, "O the LORD of Armies, how long will you not have mercy on Jerusalem and on the cities of Judah, against which you have had indignation these seventy years?"
I am very angry with the nations that are at ease; for I was but a little displeased, but they added to the calamity."
Then I asked, "What are these coming to do?" He said, "These are the horns which scattered Judah, so that no man lifted up his head; but these have come to terrify them, to cast down the horns of the nations, which lifted up their horn against the land of Judah to scatter it."
For thus says the LORD of Armies: 'For honor he has sent me to the nations which plundered you; for he who touches you touches the apple of his eye.
Many nations shall join themselves to the LORD in that day, and shall be my people; and I will dwell in the midst of you, and you shall know that the LORD of Armies has sent me to you.
"but I will scatter them with a whirlwind among all the nations which they have not known. Thus the land was desolate after them, so that no man passed through nor returned: for they made the pleasant land desolate."
It shall come to pass that, as you were a curse among the nations, house of Judah and house of Israel, so will I save you, and you shall be a blessing. Don't be afraid. Let your hands be strong."