Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For he was a good man, and full of the Holy Ghost and of faith: and much people was added unto the Lord.

Bible References

He was

Acts 24:16
And on this account do I exercise myself, to have always a conscience void of offence both towards God and towards men.
Matthew 12:35
A good man out of the good treasure of the heart produceth good things; and a wicked man out of the wicked treasure uttereth wicked things:
Matthew 19:17
And He said unto him, Why callest thou me good? there is none good but one, that is, God: but if thou desirest to enter into life, keep the commandments.
Luke 23:50
And behold there was a man of Arimathea, a city of the Jews, named Joseph, a counsellor, a good man and a just:
John 7:12
And there was much murmuring among the people concerning Him: for some said, He is a good man; others said, No: He deceiveth the people.
Romans 5:7
Whereas one would hardly die for a just man, though perhaps for a good man one might dare even to die.

And much

Acts 11:21
And the hand of the Lord was with them, and a great number believed, and turned unto the Lord.
Acts 5:14
And true believers were the more willingly added to the Lord, even multitudes both of men and women.
Acts 9:31
Then the churches throughout all Judea, and Galilee, and Samaria, had rest, being edified and walking in the fear of the Lord; and through the consolation of the holy Spirit were multiplied.