New Living Translation
so that the rest of humanity might seek the LORD, including the Gentiles--all those I have called to be mine. The LORD has spoken--
King James Bible
That the residue of men might seek after the Lord, and all the Gentiles, upon whom my name is called, saith the Lord, who doeth all these things.
Darby Bible Translation
so that the residue of men may seek out the Lord, and all the nations on whom my name is invoked, saith the Lord, who does these things
World English Bible
That the rest of men may seek after the Lord; All the Gentiles who are called by my name, Says the Lord, who does all these things.
Young's Literal Translation
that the residue of men may seek after the Lord, and all the nations, upon whom My name hath been called, saith the Lord, who is doing all these things.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
15:17 The Gentiles on whom my name is called - That is, who are called by my name; who are my people.
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Then all the nations of the world will see that you are a people claimed by the LORD, and they will stand in awe of you.
Sometimes it seems as though we never belonged to you, as though we had never been known as your people.
Are you also confused? Is our champion helpless to save us? You are right here among us, LORD. We are known as your people. Please don't abandon us now!"
"O Lord, hear. O Lord, forgive. O Lord, listen and act! For your own sake, do not delay, O my God, for your people and your city bear your name."
And Israel will possess what is left of Edom and all the nations I have called to be mine." The LORD has spoken, and he will do these things.
Aren't they the ones who slander Jesus Christ, whose noble name you bear?
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