Simeon hath declared how God at the first did visit the Gentiles, to take out of them a people for his name.
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.
That is confirmed in many ways: it was the PEN OF THE SCRIBES who made the Jews special. Abraham was a GENS or one of the NATIONS to be a BLESSING to other nations. Genesis 49 curses the Levites and commanded that people not enter into covrernant with them or attend their "synagogues." It was to Judah and Shiloh or REST that the godly were to look too.
Amos 9:7 Are ye not as children of the Ethiopians unto me, O children of Israel? saith the Lord. Have not I brought up Israel out of the land of Egypt? and the Philistines from Caphtor, and the Syrians from Kir?
Amos 9:8 Behold, the eyes of the Lord God are upon the sinful kingdom, and I will destroy it from off the face of the earth; saving that I will not utterly destroy the house of Jacob, saith the Lord.
Amos 9:9 For, lo, I will command, and I will sift the house of Israel among all nations, like as corn is sifted in a sieve, yet shall not the least grain fall upon the earth.
God breathed (Spirit) into the prophets and that is the same Spirit OF Christ who breathed and Jesus articulated what God was inSPIRITING Him to say. Later, Paul in Galatians 3 affirms many statements in the Old Testament which FOR THE SPIRITUAL SECTOR was the Covenant that God made with Abraham. He leapfrogs the Monarchy which God turned over to worship the starry host which in these last days is defined by the Greek Apollo, Apollon or Abaddon.
The Great Commission was to ALL NATIONS because Jesus didn't recognize JEWS who despised their EDUCATING all of the OTHER GENS and turned to enslaving and murdering anyone who stood in their way which wound no be Jesus and Stephen who shows that the Civil-Military-Clergy that God HAD NOT commanded their temple.
The people is Latin populus The people, LAOS opp. to the Senate, opposite the MULTITUDES
"Messianic Jews" are still Jews who claimed that Jesus was Messiah for the Jews and the New Covenant is the Old Covernant to the Jews but "gentiles" might tag along. They are a DETERMINING FACTOR in universities and silly churches who don't grasp the FABLES OF THE JEWS or Judaizing.
Matt. 24:14 And this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come.
Mark 13:10 And the gospel must first be published among all nations.
Gal. 3:8 And the scripture, foreseeing that God would justify the heathen through faith, preached before the gospel unto Abraham, saying, In thee shall all nations be blessed.
Rev. 14:6 And I saw another angel fly in the midst of heaven, having the everlasting gospel to preach unto them that dwell on the earth, and to every nation, and kindred, and tongue, and people,
1484. ethnos, eth´-nos; probably from 1486; a race (as of the same habit), i.e. a tribe; specially, a foreign (non-Jewish)
one (usually, by implication, pagan): — Gentile, heathen, nation, people.
The HOUSE of ISRAEL is Domos or LAOS "Excluding priests or Levites" whom Jacob Cursed and God abandoned to worship the Astrial gods, serpents and fire. They were an old Egyptian and Indian Infant Burning Priesthood. AS PROPHESIED most dominant clergy see themselves as PRIESTS (mediating the Word, salvation and burial) and Levites who made NOISE (CCM) and never tuneful or metrical music.