Isaiah 5:26

And he will lift up a banner to the nations from afar, and will whistle unto them from the end of the earth: and, behold, they shall come with speed, swiftly:
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George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Off. Like a king, leading all his subjects to battle. (Calmet) Whistle. He alludes to the custom of leading forth bees by music, chap. vii. 18. (St. Cyprian) Earth. The Chaldeans, (chap. xli. 9., and Jeremias vi. 22.) and not the Romans, as some would suppose. Swiftly. Like an eagle, Daniel vii. 4., and Jeremias xlviii. 40.

Ignatius of Antioch

AD 108
I give glory to Jesus Christ, the God who has imbued you with such wisdom. I am well aware that you have been made perfect in unwavering faith, like men nailed in body and spirit to the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, and confirmed in love by the blood of Christ. In regard to our Lord, you are thoroughly convinced that he was of the race of David according to the flesh, and the Son of God by his will and power; that he was truly born of the Virgin and baptized by John in order that all due observance might be fulfilled by him; that in his body he was truly nailed to the cross for our sake under Pontius Pilate and Herod the tetrarch (we are the most blessed fruit of his passion) so that, through his resurrection, he might raise for all ages in the one body of his church a standard for the saints and the faithful, whether among Jews or Gentiles. - "To the Smyrnaeans 6.1"

Tertullian of Carthage

AD 220
He [God] says the following about the Gentiles, those he was about to call together from the ends of the earth: “Behold, they shall come swiftly with speed.” He says “swiftly” because of the hastening toward end times. He says “with speed” because they will not be weighed down by the weights of the ancient law. He says “they shall be filled” because it is a promise made only to those who hunger and thirst. - "Against Marcion 4.15"

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation - 2 Peter 1:20

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