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 unto you, fathers, because ye have known Him that is from the beginning: and I write unto you, young men, because ye have overcome the wicked one. Yea I have written to you, little children, because ye have known the Father:
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
Jesus said unto them, Before Abraham was, I am.
I am the Alpha and the Omega, the beginning and the end, saith the Lord, who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty.
And to the angel of the church in Smyrna write, These things saith the First and the Last, who was dead and is alive;
Which we have heard
1 John 4:14
And we have seen, and do testify, that the Father hath sent the Son to be the Saviour of the world.
as they delivered them to us, who were from the beginning eye-witnesses of them, and ministers of the word;
And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, being full of grace and truth: and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only-begotten of the Father.
to whom also He presented Himself alive, after He had suffered, by many certain proofs; being seen among them for forty days, and speaking of the things relating to the kingdom of God.
for we cannot but speak the things which we have seen and heard.
2 Peter 1:16
For we did not follow artfully devised fables, when we made known unto you the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ; but were eye-witnesses of his majesty.
Behold my hands and my feet, that it is I myself: handle me and see; for a spirit hath not flesh and bones, as ye see me have.
Then saith He to Thomas, Reach hither thy finger, and behold my hands, and reach hither thy hand, and put it into my side; and be not incredulous, but believing.
for there is nothing hidden, which may not be revealed; nor was there any thing concealed, but in order to become manifest.