On that day the root of Jesse will stand as a banner for the peoples. The nations will seek Him, and His resting place will be glorious.
All you inhabitants of the world and you who live on the earth, when a banner is raised on the mountains, look! When a trumpet sounds, listen!
They will fear the name of the LORD in the west, and His glory in the east; for He will come like a rushing stream driven by the wind of the LORD.
Go out, go out through the gates; prepare a way for the people! Build it up, build up the highway; clear away the stones! Raise a banner for the peoples.
And they sang a new song: You are worthy to take the scroll and to open its seals; because You were slaughtered, and You redeemed [people] for God by Your blood from every tribe and language and people and nation.
On that day a great trumpet will be blown, and those lost in the land of Assyria will come, as well as those dispersed in the land of Egypt; and they will worship the LORD at Jerusalem on the holy mountain.
I will say to the north: Give [them] up! and to the south: Do not hold [them] back! Bring My sons from far away, and My daughters from the ends of the earth--
I will make all My mountains into a road, and My highways will be raised up.
See, these will come from far away, from the north and from the west, and from the land of Sinim.
[This is] the declaration of the Lord God, who gathers the dispersed of Israel: "I will gather to them still others besides those already gathered."
I would have said: I will cut them to pieces and blot out the memory of them from mankind,
The Lord said, "I will bring [them] back from Bashan; I will bring [them] back from the depths of the sea
The LORD rebuilds Jerusalem; He gathers Israel's exiled people.
From beyond the rivers of Cush My supplicants, My dispersed people, will bring an offering to Me.
Then the Jews said to one another, "Where does He intend to go so we won't find Him? He doesn't intend to go to the Dispersion among the Greeks and teach the Greeks, does He?
James, a slave of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ: To the 12 tribes in the Dispersion. Greetings.