Friday, December 16, 2016

Missions in the Old Testament - Psalms

Missions Verses in Psalms
The Book of Psalms is an intensely missionary book. Imagine the children of Israel singing these songs of universal redemption.

Psalm 2:7-10 “You are my Son…I will make the nations your inheritance.”
Psalm7:7-8 “let the Lord judge the peoples.”
Psalm 8:9 “How majestic is your name in all the earth!”
Psalm 9:11 “Proclaim among the nations what he has done.”
Psalm 18:49 “I will praise you among the nations.”
Psalm 19:1-4 “The heavens declare the glory of the Lord…their words to the ends of the world.”
Psalm 22:26-28 “all the families of the nations will bow down.”
Psalm 22:27 “All the ends of the earth will remember and turn to the Lord.”
Psalm 24:1 “The earth is the Lords...”
Psalm 33:12 “Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord…”
Psalm 45:17 “The nations will praise you for ever and ever.”
Psalm 46:10 “I will be exalted among the nations.”
Psalm 47:8 “God reigns over the nations.”
Psalm 48:10 “Like your name, O God, your praise reaches to the ends of the earth.”
Psalm 49:1 “Hear this, all you peoples; listen, all you live in this world.”
Psalm 50:1 “[The Lord] has called the earth from the rising of the sun to the place where it sets.”
Psalm 57:9  I will praise You, O Lord, among the peoples; I will sing to You among the nations.”
Psalm 59:13 “It will be known to the ends of the earth that God rules over Jacob.”
Psalm 65:5-8 “the hope of all the ends of the earth…where morning dawns and evening fades you call forth songs of joy.”
Psalm 66:4All the earth shall worship You And sing praises to You
Psalm 67:1-4God be merciful to us and bless us, And cause His face to shine upon us, That Your way may be known on earth, Your salvation among all nations. Let the peoples praise You, O God; Let all the peoples praise You. Oh, let the nations be glad and sing for joy!
Psalm 68:32 “Sing to God, O kingdoms of the earth.”
Psalm 72:11 “…All nations shall serve Him”
Psalm 72:9 “the desert tribes will bow before him.”
Psalm 72:17, 19 “All nations will be blessed through him…May the whole earth be filled with his glory.”
Psalm 77:14 “you display your power among the peoples.”
Psalm 82:8 “all the nations are your inheritance.”
Psalm 83:18 “You alone are the Most High over all the earth.”
Psalm 86:8-13 “all nations will come and worship.”
Psalm 87:6  “The Lord will record, When He registers the peoples.”
Psalm 96:1-3Sing to the Lord, all the earth. Sing to the Lord, bless His name; Proclaim the good news of His salvation from day to day. Declare His glory among the nations, His wonders among all peoples.”
Psalm 97:1 The Lord reigns; Let the earth rejoice; Let the multitude of isles be glad!
Psalm 98:3 “All the ends of the earth have seen the salvation of our God.”
Psalm 98:9 “He comes to judge the earth. He will judge the world in righteousness and the peoples with equality.”
Psalm 99:1-3 “He is exalted over all the nations. Let them praise your great and awesome name.”
Psalm 102:15 “The nations will fear the name of the Lord, all the kings of the earth will revere your glory.”
Psalm 102:22 “when the peoples and the kingdoms assemble to worship the Lord.”
Psalm 105:1 “make known among the nations what He has done.”
Psalm 106:8 (NKJV) “Nevertheless He saved them for His name’s sake, That He might make His mighty power known.
Psalm 107:3 “The redeemed of the Lord…those gathered from the lands, from east and west, from north and south”
Psalm 108:3 “I will sing of you among the peoples.”
Psalm 108:5 “Be exalted, O God, above the heavens, and let your glory be over all the earth.”
Psalm 110:6 “He will judge the nations.”
Psalm 113:3 “From the rising of the sun to the place where it sets, the name of the Lord is to be praised.”
Psalm 117:1Praise the Lord, all you Gentiles! Laud Him, all you peoples!”
Psalm 126:2    “Then they said among the nations,The Lord has done great things for them.”
Psalm 135:5 “Our Lord is greater than all the gods.”

Psalm 138:4 “May all the kings of the earth praise you, O Lord.”