Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and our hands have handled, of the Word of life;
1 John 2:13
I write to you, fathers, because ye have known him from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because ye have overcome evil. I write to you, children, because ye know the Father.
LORD possessed me in the beginning of his way, before his works of old.
Who has wrought and done it, calling the generations from the beginning? I, LORD, the first, and with the last, I am he.
But thou, Bethlehem Ephrathah, which are little to be among the thousands of Judah, out of thee he shall come forth to me who is to be ruler in Israel, whose goings forth are from of old, from everlasting.
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
Jesus said to them, Truly, truly, I say to you, before Abraham came to be, I am.
I am the Alpha and the Omega, says Lord, the God who is and who was and who is coming, the Almighty.
And to the agent of the congregation in Smyrna write, These things says the first and the last, who became dead, and lived:
Which we have heard
1 John 4:14
And we have seen and testify that the Father has sent the Son, a Savior of the world.
just as they delivered them to us, who became from the beginning eyewitnesses and servants of the word,
And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us. And we beheld his glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth.
to whom he also presented himself living, after his suffering, by many infallible proofs, being seen by them during forty days, and speaking the things about the kingdom of God.
For we are not able not to speak what we saw and heard.
2 Peter 1:16
For we revealed to you the power and presence of our Lord Jesus Christ, not men who followed in cunningly devised myths, but men who became eyewitnesses of the majesty of that man.
See my hands and my feet, that it is I myself. Handle me and see, because a spirit does not have flesh and bones, as ye see me having.
Then he says to Thomas, Bring thy finger here, and see my hands, and bring thy hand, and put into my side, and do not become faithless, but believing.