And I, brothers, when I came to you, came not in eminence of speech or of wisdom proclaiming the testimony of God to you.
For Christ sent me not to immerse, but to preach the good-news, not in wisdom of speech lest the cross of Christ would be emptied.
And my speech and my preaching were not in persuasive words of human wisdom, but in demonstration of spirit and of power,
Which things also we speak, not in things learned from mankind, in words of wisdom, but in things learned from Spirit, comparing spiritual things with spiritual things.
And Moses said to LORD, Oh, LORD, I am not eloquent, neither heretofore, nor since thou have spoken to thy servant, for I am slow of speech, and of a slow tongue.
Then I said, Ah, lord LORD! Behold, I know not how to speak, for I am a child.
[Seek] to the law and to the testimony! If they speak not according to this word, surely there is no morning for them.
And after these things Paul having separated from Athens, he came to Corinth.
testifying both to Jews and to Greeks repentance toward God, and faith toward our Lord Jesus.
And I saw him saying to me, Hurry and depart in haste out of Jerusalem, because they will not accept thy testimony about me.
For such kind serve not our Lord Jesus Christ, but their own belly. And by their smooth words and elegant speech they deceive the hearts of the naive.
Because, The letters, he says, are indeed weighty and powerful, but his bodily presence is weak, and his speech is disdained.
But even if I am unskilled in speech, yet not in knowledge, but in everything made known in all things to you.
when he comes to be glorified in his sanctified, and to be marveled in that day by all those who believe (because our testimony among you was believed).
according to the good-news of the glory of the blessed God, of which I was entrusted.
Be not ashamed therefore of the testimony of our Lord nor of me his prisoner, but suffer together with the good-news according to the power of God.
And this is the testimony, that God gave eternal life to us, and this life is in his Son.
who testified the word of God and the testimony of Jesus Christ, as many things as he saw.
I John, your brother and companion in the tribulation and kingdom and perseverance in Christ Jesus, happened to be on the isle that is called Patmos because of the word of God, and because of the testimony of Jesus Christ.
And I fell down before his feet to worship him. And he says to me, See thou not. I am a fellow bondman of thee and thy brothers, those who have the testimony of Jesus. Worship God, for the testimony of Jesus is the spirit of prophe