Following are some of the key verse 39's in the Bible providing evidence it is associated with Israel. You can also look at any other numbering in the Bible associated with #39 for more evidence; see chapter 39's or chapters with 39 verses. It is also interesting to note the following facts:
- There are 39 books in the Old Testament
- Israel wandered in the wilderness for about 39 years before entering the promised land
- Matthew chapter 1 is the 930 chapter of the Bible and the first book of the New Testament. It is directed to the Jews attempting to demonstrate to them Jesus Christ is the messiah they have waited for.
Israel and Jews Rejected Jesus and held on to Abraham and Moses
John 8:39 They answered and said unto him, Abraham is our father. Jesus saith unto them, If ye were Abraham's children, ye would do the works of Abraham.Act 10:39 And we are witnesses of all things which he did both in the land of the Jews, and in Jerusalem; whom they slew and hanged on a tree:Act 13:39 And by him all that believe are justified from all things, from which ye could not be justified by the law of Moses.Psa 89:39 Thou hast made void the covenant of thy servant: thou hast profaned his crown by casting it to the ground.Matt 21:39 And they caught him, and cast him out of the vineyard, and slew him.Psa 106:39 Thus were they defiled with their own works, and went a whoring with their own inventions.Matt 13:39 The enemy that sowed them is the devil; the harvest is the end of the world; and the reapers are the angels.Luke 6:39 And he spake a parable unto them, Can the blind lead the blind? shall they not both fall into the ditch?Luke 11:39 And the Lord said unto him, Now do ye Pharisees make clean the outside of the cup and the platter; but your inward part is full of ravening and wickedness.Luke 19:39 And some of the Pharisees from among the multitude said unto him, Master, rebuke thy disciples.Luke 20:39 Then certain of the scribes answering said, Master, thou hast well said.
God rejects Israel
Jer 23:39 Therefore, behold, I, even I, will utterly forget you, and I will forsake you, and the city that I gave you and your fathers, and cast you out of my presence:Matt 23:39 For I say unto you, Ye shall not see me henceforth, till ye shall say, Blessed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord.Act 7:39 To whom our fathers would not obey, but thrust him from them, and in their hearts turned back again into Egypt,Jer 49:39 But it shall come to pass in the latter days, that I will bring again the captivity of Elam, saith the LORD.Eze 16:39 And I will also give thee into their hand, and they shall throw down thine eminent place, and shall break down thy high places: they shall strip thee also of thy clothes, and shall take thy fair jewels, and leave thee naked and bare.Luke 5:39 No man also having drunk old wine straightway desireth new: for he saith, The old is better.
Consequences to their turning away
Heb 11:39 And these all, having obtained a good report through faith, received not the promise:Matt 12:39 But he answered and said unto them, An evil and adulterous generation seeketh after a sign; and there shall no sign be given to it, but the sign of the prophet Jonas:Psa 107:39 Again, they are minished and brought low through oppression, affliction, and sorrow.Eze 20:39 As for you, O house of Israel, thus saith the Lord GOD; Go ye, serve ye every one his idols, and hereafter also, if ye will not hearken unto me: but pollute ye my holy name no more with your gifts, and with your idols.Dan 11:39 Thus shall he do in the most strong holds with a strange god, whom he shall acknowledge and increase with glory: and he shall cause them to rule over many, and shall divide the land for gain.Matt 24:39 And knew not until the flood came, and took them all away; so shall also the coming of the Son of man be.Psa 78:39 For he remembered that they were but flesh; a wind that passeth away, and cometh not again.Luke 12:39 And this know, that if the goodman of the house had known what hour the thief would come, he would have watched, and not have suffered his house to be broken through.John 18:39 But ye have a custom, that I should release unto you one at the passover: will ye therefore that I release unto you the King of the Jews?Act 15:39 And the contention was so sharp between them, that they departed asunder one from the other: and so Barnabas took Mark, and sailed unto Cyprus;
God will show Israel who he is
John 5:39 Search the scriptures; for in them ye think ye have eternal life: and they are they which testify of me.Mrk 15:39 And when the centurion, which stood over against him, saw that he so cried out, and gave up the ghost, he said, Truly this man was the Son of God.Luke 18:39 And they which went before rebuked him, that he should hold his peace: but he cried so much the more, Thou son of David, have mercy on me.Luke 24:39 Behold my hands and my feet, that it is I myself: handle me, and see; for a spirit hath not flesh and bones, as ye see me have.John 1:39 He saith unto them, Come and see. They came and saw where he dwelt, and abode with him that day: for it was about the tenth hour.John 4:39 And many of the Samaritans of that city believed on him for the saying of the woman, which testified, He told me all that ever I did.John 19:39 And there came also Nicodemus, which at the first came to Jesus by night, and brought a mixture of myrrh and aloes, about an hundred pound weight.Act 21:39 But Paul said, I am a man which am a Jew of Tarsus, a city in Cilicia, a citizen of no mean city: and, I beseech thee, suffer me to speak unto the people.1Cor 7:39 The wife is bound by the law as long as her husband liveth; but if her husband be dead, she is at liberty to be married to whom she will; only in the Lord.
God will restore Israel and his chosen people
Rom 8:39 Nor height, nor depth, nor any other creature, shall be able to separate us from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.Jer 32:39 And I will give them one heart, and one way, that they may fear me for ever, for the good of them, and of their children after them:John 7:39 (But this spake he of the Spirit, which they that believe on him should receive: for the Holy Ghost was not yet given; because that Jesus was not yet glorified.)Act 8:39 And when they were come up out of the water, the Spirit of the Lord caught away Philip, that the eunuch saw him no more: and he went on his way rejoicing.John 6:39 And this is the Father's will which hath sent me, that of all which he hath given me I should lose nothing, but should raise it up again at the last day.John 9:39 And Jesus said, For judgment I am come into this world, that they which see not might see; and that they which see might be made blind.Act 2:39 For the promise is unto you, and to your children, and to all that are afar off, even as many as the LORD our God shall call.Act 9:39 Then Peter arose and went with them. When he was come, they brought him into the upper chamber: and all the widows stood by him weeping, and shewing the coats and garments which Dorcas made, while she was with them.Heb 10:39 But we are not of them who draw back unto perdition; but of them that believe to the saving of the soul.