On the holy mount stands the city he founded; the Lord loves the gates of Zion more than all the dwelling places of Jacob. Each one shall be put to death for his own sin. An oracle concerning Egypt. Go, you swift messengers, to a nation, tall and smooth, to a people feared near and far, a nation mighty and conquering, whose land the rivers divide. By mere words a servant is not disciplined, for though he understands, he will not respond. but that doesn't necessarily make it black history. Y Learn how and when to remove this template message, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_nations_mentioned_in_the_Bible&oldid=991861845, Articles needing additional references from May 2016, All articles needing additional references, Articles with disputed statements from December 2020, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 2 December 2020, at 05:00. All you inhabitants of the world, you who dwell on the earth, when a signal is raised on the mountains, look! He had come to Jerusalem to worship and was returning, seated in his chariot, and he was reading the prophet Isaiah. The sons of Ham: Cush, Egypt, Put, and Canaan. A list of nations mentioned in the Bible. She came to Jerusalem with a very great retinue, with camels bearing spices and very much gold and precious stones. The name of the first is the Pishon. And the Spirit said to Philip, “Go over and join this chariot.” So Philip ran to him and heard him reading Isaiah the prophet and asked, “Do you understand what you are reading?” And he said, “How can I, unless someone guides me?” And he invited Philip to come up and sit with him. It has been documented in 28 African countries and in some countries in Asia and the Middle East, but due to increasing immigration from these countries to the western world, FGM has become a worldwide human rights and health issue. But before all this they will lay their hands on you and persecute you, delivering you up to the synagogues and prisons, and you will be brought before kings and governors for my name's sake. Saying, “If you will diligently listen to the voice of the Lord your God, and do that which is right in his eyes, and give ear to his commandments and keep all his statutes, I will put none of the diseases on you that I put on the Egyptians, for I am the Lord, your healer.”. ‣ The Lord God has opened my ear, and I was not rebellious; I turned not backward. In the fifth year of King Rehoboam, because they had been unfaithful to the Lord, Shishak king of Egypt came up against Jerusalem. Cite this page: Editor: Stephen Smith. Seek the Lord, all you humble of the land, who do his just commands; seek righteousness; seek humility; perhaps you may be hidden on the day of the anger of the Lord. * Egypt (various times) * Ethiopia (referred to by the Hebrew name cush) * Germany (referred to by the Hebrew name Ashkenaz ) * Greece (Various Times) *Gog (various times, mainly in prophecies, noted mostly as Russia.) I say to the Lord, “You are my Lord; I have no good apart from you.” As for the saints in the land, they are the excellent ones, in whom is all my delight. “Therefore, thus says the Lord: You have not obeyed me by proclaiming liberty, every one to his brother and to his neighbor; behold, I proclaim to you liberty to the sword, to pestilence, and to famine, declares the Lord. ... Now when the queen of Sheba heard of the fame of Solomon, she came to Jerusalem to test him with hard questions, having a very great retinue and camels bearing spices and very much gold and precious stones. And she said to the king, “The report was true that I heard in my own land of your words and of your wisdom, ... Now the king heard concerning Tirhakah king of Cush, “Behold, he has set out to fight against you.” So he sent messengers again to Hezekiah, saying. P T The word of the Lord came to me: “Son of man, prophesy, and say, Thus says the Lord God: “Wail, ‘Alas for the day!’ For the day is near, the day of the Lord is near; it will be a day of clouds, a time of doom for the nations. The sorrows of those who run after another god shall multiply; their drink offerings of blood I will not pour out or take their names on my lips. I ndia’s population is now about 1.36 billion, which means almost 1 of every 5 people on Earth is Indian.The United Nations Population Division calculates that by 2024, India’s population will overtake that of China, making it the world’s most populous country. It may be they will listen, and every one turn from his evil way, that I may relent of the disaster that I intend to do to them because of their evil deeds. But I will deliver you on that day, declares the Lord, and you shall not be given into the hand of the men of whom you are afraid. There will not be left here one stone upon another that will not be thrown down.” And as he sat on the Mount of Olives opposite the temple, Peter and James and John and Andrew asked him privately, “Tell us, when will these things be, and what will be the sign when all these things are about to be accomplished?” And Jesus began to say to them, “See that no one leads you astray. F And the gold of that land is good; bdellium and onyx stone are there. Has such a thing happened in your days, or in the days of your fathers? The typical King James has 66 books, this one contains, in the Old Testament all or the parts of about 14 books,” explains Anthony Schmidt, PhD, Associate Curator of Bible and Religion in America. Publisher: OpenBible.info. “Fathers shall not be put to death because of their children, nor shall children be put to death because of their fathers. N Then the Lord said, “As my servant Isaiah has walked naked and barefoot for three years as a sign and a portent against Egypt and Cush, so shall the king of Assyria lead away the Egyptian captives and the Cushite exiles, both the young and the old, naked and barefoot, with buttocks uncovered, the nakedness of Egypt. Whoever puts up security for a stranger will surely suffer harm, but he who hates striking hands in pledge is secure. And I will stir up Egyptians against Egyptians, and they will fight, each against another and each against his neighbor, city against city, kingdom against kingdom; and the spirit of the Egyptians within them will be emptied out, and I will confound their counsel; and they will inquire of the idols and the sorcerers, and the mediums and the necromancers; and I will give over the Egyptians into the hand of a hard master, and a fierce king will rule over them, declares the Lord God of hosts. Where there is no prophetic vision the people cast off restraint, but blessed is he who keeps the law. Muhammad is mentioned in both (original versions), but the Tora and Bible we have now, there is no mention of him," the Libyan leader, more known for his controversial statements than his piety, said. The Egyptians are man, and not God, and their horses are flesh, and not spirit. 100 Bible Verses about Africa. ... 3,000 talents of gold, of the gold of Ophir, and 7,000 talents of refined silver, for overlaying the walls of the house. The sons of Ham: Cush, Egypt, Put, and Canaan. Full Article. * India (Book of Esther) * Iran (a.k.a Persia) ‣ Egypt is known as Mizraim. With patience a ruler may be persuaded, and a soft tongue will break a bone. The Lord our God did not send you to say, ‘Do not go to Egypt to live there,’ but Baruch the son of Neriah has set you against us, to deliver us into the hand of the Chaldeans, that they may kill us or take us into exile in Babylon.” So Johanan the son of Kareah and all the commanders of the forces and all the people did not obey the voice of the Lord, to remain in the land of Judah. Please find below a list of ancient biblical countries and their current names. And Asa went out to meet him, and they drew up their lines of battle in the Valley of Zephathah at Mareshah. The word of the Lord is against you, O Canaan, land of the Philistines; and I will destroy you until no inhabitant is left. And there was an Ethiopian, a eunuch, a court official of Candace, queen of the Ethiopians, who was in charge of all her treasure. One from among your brothers you shall set as king over you. He will cover you with his pinions, and under his wings you will find refuge; his faithfulness is a shield and buckler. This was for the sins of her prophets and the iniquities of her priests, who shed in the midst of her the blood of the righteous. “Then lie on your left side, and place the punishment of the house of Israel upon it. ‣ He shall judge between the nations, and shall decide disputes for many peoples; and they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruning hooks; nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war anymore. The name of the second river is the Gihon. So long shall you bear the punishment of the house of Israel. In his days the land had rest for ten years. O Lord, you are our God; let not man prevail against you.” So the Lord defeated the Ethiopians before Asa and before Judah, and the Ethiopians fled. Acts 8:27-31 ESV / 61 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. Some states or regions within a country may have more religious freedoms or looser enforcement of restrictions than others.. A list of 52 countries where the bible is illegal and/or severely persecuted: Afghanistan; Iran; Kazakhstan Behold, I will put a spirit in him, so that he shall hear a rumor and return to his own land, and I will make him fall by the sword in his own land.’” The Rabshakeh returned, and found the king of Assyria fighting against Libnah, for he heard that the king had left Lachish. Behold, by my rebuke I dry up the sea, I make the rivers a desert; their fish stink for lack of water and die of thirst. When we had come in sight of Cyprus, leaving it on the left we sailed to Syria and landed at Tyre, for there the ship was to unload its cargo. Behold, the Lord is riding on a swift cloud and comes to Egypt; and the idols of Egypt will tremble at his presence, and the heart of the Egyptians will melt within them. Of his execution “ where is your mother was sent away shall perish set as king over you direction Assyria. Was on her mind his days the land had rest for ten years on! 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