Foreign faith in God
Instances of non-Israelites expressing faith in the Lord God.
Key passages
Jos 2:9–13

and said to the men, “I know that Yahweh has given you the land, and that dread of you has fallen on us, and that all the inhabitants of the land melt away in fear because of your presence. For we have heard how Yahweh dried up the waters of the Red Sea before you when you went out from Egypt, …

1 Ki 17:24

Then the woman said to Elijah, “Now this I know, that you are a man of God and the word of Yahweh in your mouth is truth.”

2 Ki 5:15–19

When he returned to the man of God, he and all of his army, he came and stood before him and said, “Please now, I know that there is no God in all of the world except in Israel. So then, please take a gift from your servant.” And he said, “As Yahweh lives, before …

Is 25:3

Therefore strong peoples will glorify you; a city of ruthless nations, they will fear you.

Is 27:13

And this shall happen: on that day, a great trumpet will be blown, and those who were lost in the land of Assyria will come, and those who were scattered in the land of Egypt, and they will bow down to Yahweh on the holy mountain at Jerusalem.