Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
No foreigner who becomes a follower of the Lord should say, 'The Lord will certainly exclude me from his people.' The eunuch should not say, 'Look, I am like a dried-up tree.'"
You have joy, Israel! Who is like you? You are a people delivered by the Lord, your protective shield and your exalted sword. May your enemies cringe before you; may you trample on their backs.
When they hear of my exploits, they submit to me. Foreigners are powerless before me;
Say to God: "How awesome are your deeds! Because of your great power your enemies cower in fear before you.
(May those who hate the Lord cower in fear before him! May they be permanently humiliated!)
Even Simon himself believed, and after he was baptized, he stayed close to Philip constantly, and when he saw the signs and great miracles that were occurring, he was amazed.