Then he said to them, “Nation will rise up in arms 1 against nation, and kingdom against kingdom.
For nation will rise up in arms 1 against nation, and kingdom against kingdom. And there will be famines 2 and earthquakes 3 in various places.
For nation will rise up in arms 1 against nation, and kingdom against kingdom. There will be earthquakes in various places, and there will be famines. 2 These are but the beginning of birth pains.
because he loves our nation, 1 and even 2 built our synagogue.” 3
After several years 1 I came to bring to my people gifts for the poor 2 and to present offerings, 3
If we allow him to go on in this way, 1 everyone will believe in him, and the Romans will come and take away our sanctuary 2 and our nation.”
You do not realize 1 that it is more to your advantage to have one man 2 die for the people than for the whole nation to perish.” 3
Pilate answered, “I am not a Jew, am I? 1 Your own people 2 and your chief priests handed you over 3 to me. What have you done?”
But I will punish 1 the nation they serve as slaves,’ said God, ‘and after these things they will come out of there 2 and worship 3 me in this place.’ 4
Now in that city was a man named Simon, who had been practicing magic 1 and amazing the people of Samaria, claiming to be someone great.
From one man 1 he made every nation of the human race 2 to inhabit the entire earth, 3 determining their set times 4 and the fixed limits of the places where they would live, 5
The beast 1 was permitted to go to war against the saints and conquer them. 2 He was given ruling authority 3 over every tribe, people, 4 language, and nation,
They 1 began to accuse 2 him, saying, “We found this man subverting 3 our nation, forbidding 4 us to pay the tribute tax 5 to Caesar 6 and claiming that he himself is Christ, 7 a king.”
But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people of his own, so that you may proclaim the virtues 1 of the one who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.
Then 1 I saw another 2 angel flying directly overhead, 3 and he had 4 an eternal gospel to proclaim 5 to those who live 6 on the earth – to every nation, tribe, 7 language, and people.